Origin of mortification
SYNONYMS FOR mortification
Related formspre·mor·ti·fi·ca·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for mortification
“Hey, muffins,” he calls to his children, with a “wince of mortification” at the whole scene.
These deficiencies were a source of mortification all his life.Music: An Art and a Language|Walter Raymond Spalding
If some of these poor men are not taken prisoners, they will die of mortification at the slight.A Confederate Girl's Diary|Sarah Margan Dawson
The neighbours now and then combine for disputation, others give themselves up in deep solitude to meditation and mortification.The History of Antiquity, Volume IV (of 6)|Max Duncker