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OTHER WORDS FROM mortifiedmor·ti·fied·ly [mawr-tuh-fahyd-lee, mawr-tuh-fahy-id-lee], /ˈmɔr təˌfaɪd li, ˌmɔr təˈfaɪ ɪd li/, adverbun·mor·ti·fied, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for mortified
He believed in the NFL’s plan to keep players safe, but the idea of getting infected and spreading the virus in the community mortified him.His team is going to the Super Bowl. He’s staying on the coronavirus front lines.|Adam Kilgore|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
The story goes that as a young man, the Buddha sought to overcome the imperfections of the real world—sickness, old age, and death—by following the path of traditional Hindu asceticism, mortifying the flesh and nearly starving himself.Over Time, Buddhism and Science Agree - Issue 94: Evolving|David P. Barash|December 23, 2020|Nautilus
We can only assume that he was, as you would expect him to be, mortified by his own inability to keep his charges under control.
I was mortified and ended up wiping the makeup off my face as soon as I got a chance.
Would you be mortified if someone did that to you in real life?Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel on ‘Sex Tape,’ Awkward Sexual Positions, and High-Fiving in Bed|Marlow Stern|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Snowden was mortified by the reaction, said Wizner and others.
There are many Sinhalese Buddhists who are mortified by the turn their country has taken under the Rajapaksas.What Intolerant Buddhist Monks Are Doing to Sri Lanka|Kapil Komireddi|April 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"Then I think it was your duty to have first consulted me, Lady Maude," he said, feeling deeply mortified.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
They walked silently down the lane together, Gilbert sullen and mortified, Dorothy pitying but resolute.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
He sat down again, ashamed, mortified, angry with himself for behaving like a fool and a boy.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
The tone constituted a rebuff, and Rita's coquetry deserted her, leaving her mortified and piqued.Dope|Sax Rohmer
His prudence mortified her to such a degree that on one occasion she went into fits.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay