word of the day: December 29, 2008
To be forced to apologize or to admit a fault.
I caught Pierson in another lie, so he has to eat some humble pie.
-to teach someone humility.
-to "eat humble pie" is to be knocked off your "high horse".
guy 1: corey is such a dick, he thinks he is SO great at basketball.
guy 2: not anymore, i just beat him 21-5; gave him some of that humble pie.
to eat humble pie is to apologize and/or face humiliation. originated from the dish "umbles pie" which peasants ate in medieval times (umbles are the innards of deer/cow/boar/whatever else was lying around)
Donald: I'm sorry... I didn't realize...
Maria: Eat humble pie dickface.
Humble Pie is a term used to describe the feelings of someone who has lost a thumb war, or attempted to cheat.
After talking up her skills, she lost the thumb war and ate Humble Pie.
when you have to admit you are wrong
Humble Pie tastes like shit!
pie that has been humiliated.
pie that has been knocked off its pie horse.
that pie thought it was 'all that', but
now 'at pie aint so pie and mighty, cwaz its now a humble pie, mm hm
the greatest live band of all time and also the starting point of legendary guitarist Peter Framton.
man1: hey man i just went to a humble pie concert
man2: Yeah? how was it.
man1: they blew my mind man!