The definition of indignity is treatment that is humiliating, insulting or hurtful to another.(noun)
An example of indignity is a wife telling her husband he's worthless.
See indignity in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. indignities
Origin: L indignitas, unworthiness, vileness: see in- & dignity
See indignity in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. in·dig·ni·ties
Origin: French indignité
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin indignitās
Origin: , from indignus, unworthy; see indign.
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