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The family was "humiliated" by the comments in the newspaper. The word "humiliated" MOST NEARLY means ______.
Embarrassed.
Enraged.
Wicked.
Proud.
Detailed Explanation
The word "humiliated" most nearly means "embarrassed".
To be humiliated is to feel ashamed or made to feel small. It is often caused by being criticized or ridiculed in public.
The other options do not have the same meaning as humiliated.
- "Enraged" means to be very angry.
- "Proud" means to have a feeling of great satisfaction or pleasure derived from one's own achievements, qualities, or possessions.
- "Wicked" means morally wrong or bad.
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