Meaning of “indignity” in the English Dictionary

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indignitynoun [ C/U ]

us /ɪnˈdɪɡ·nɪ·t̬i/

loss of respect, or something that causes this:

[ C ] She describes the indignities that victims suffer after a crime.

(Definition of “indignity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)