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  1. mortify

    • IPA[ˈmɔːtɪfʌɪ]


    • v.
      cause (someone) to feel very embarrassed or ashamed;subdue (the body or its needs and desires) by self-denial or discipline
    • verb: mortify, 3rd person present: mortifies, gerund or present participle: mortifying, past tense: mortified, past participle: mortified

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    • IPA[ˈmôrdəˌfī]


    • v.
      cause (someone) to feel embarrassed, ashamed, or humiliated: he was suitably mortified by his own idiocy I'm mortified that an editorial error was introduced into the copy

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