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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a note played on a hunting horn signifying that the animal hunted has been killed.

    Category: Sport

  2. Obs. death.

Origin of mort:

1300–50; ME < MF < L mort- (s. of mors) death


  1. mort(Noun)

    A great quantity or number.

  2. mort(Noun)

    A player in a multi-user dungeon who does not have special administrator privileges and whose character can be killed.

  3. Mort(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the male given names Mortimer and Morton.

  4. Origin: Possibly mort

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mort(noun)

    a great quantity or number

  2. Mort(noun)

    a woman; a female

  3. Mort(noun)

    a salmon in its third year

  4. Mort(noun)

    death; esp., the death of game in the chase

  5. Mort(noun)

    a note or series of notes sounded on a horn at the death of game

  6. Mort(noun)

    the skin of a sheep or lamb that has died of disease


  1. Mort

    Mort is a Discworld novel by Terry Pratchett. Published in 1987, it is the fourth Discworld novel and the first to focus on the Death of the Discworld, who only appeared as a side character in the previous novels. The title is the name of its main character and also a play on words: in French, mort means "death". In the BBC's 2003 Big Read contest, viewers voted on the "Nation's Best-loved Book"; Mort was among the Top 100 and chosen as the most popular of Pratchett's novels.

Anagrams of MORT

  1. mTOR

Translations for MORT

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


without life; not living

a dead body; Throw out those dead flowers.

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