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hu·mil·i·at·ing

humiliating

 
pronunciation:
hyu mI li eI tihng
part of speech: adjective
definition: causing feelings of shame, disgrace, or deep embarrassment.
The utter failure of their project, especially after all their boasting, was humiliating to the whole team.He asked her if she found it humiliating to work at her menial job when she'd been trained as a surgeon in her own country.