When you exhume a body, you dig it out of the ground; likewise, you can exhume or bring something to light that has lain hidden or buried for a long time.
A posthumous award, often given to an author, is given only after the recipient has already died.
Someone who is humble does not talk about themselves and say how great they are; rather, they accept that they are not perfect and are no more important than anyone else.
the act of digging something out of the ground (especially a corpse) where it has been buried
causing awareness of your shortcomings
cause to feel shame
state of disgrace or loss of self-respect
a disposition to be humble
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