Meaning

Primary

Disgrace

Alternative

Humiliation

Word Type

noun

Explanation

Yield a humiliation onto your life. What a disgrace. What a humiliation.

Reading

くつじょく
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word that uses the on'yomi readings of the kanji. You should be able to read this on your own.

Context

Context Sentences

前年度優勝校と一回戦で当たってしまい、屈辱的な敗北を味わったが、相手が悪かった。

We got matched up in the first round with last year’s champions and suffered a humiliating defeat. It was a bad match.

Kanji Composition