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Definition 1: made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where mortified or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the street
  • humiliated that his wife had to go out to work
  • felt mortified by the comparison with her sister

Synonyms for mortified in the sense of this definition

(mortified is similar to ...) feeling shame or guilt or embarrassment or remorse

"are you ashamed for having lied?" "felt ashamed of my torn coat"

Definition 2: suffering from tissue death - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for mortified in the sense of this definition

(mortified is similar to ...) not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind

"unhealthy ulcers"

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