Definitions of mortification
n. - The act of mortifying, or the condition of being mortified 2
n. - The death of one part of an animal body, while the rest continues to live; loss of vitality in some part of a living animal; gangrene. 2
n. - Destruction of active qualities; neutralization. 2
n. - Subjection of the passions and appetites, by penance, absistence, or painful severities inflicted on the body. 2
n. - Hence: Deprivation or depression of self-approval; abatement or pride; humiliation; chagrin; vexation. 2
n. - That which mortifies; the cause of humiliation, chagrin, or vexation. 2
n. - A gift to some charitable or religious institution; -- nearly synonymous with mortmain. 2
The word "mortification" uses 13 letters: A C F I I I M N O O R T T.
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