Associations to the word «Abasement»
ABASEMENT, noun. The act of abasing, humbling, or bringing low. [Mid 16th century.]
ABASEMENT, noun. The state of being abased or humbled; humiliation. [Mid 16th century]
ABASEMENT, noun. A low or downcast state; "each confession brought her into an attitude of abasement"- H.L.Menchken.
ABASEMENT, noun. Depriving one of self-esteem.
Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.