What does mortified mean?

Definitions for mortified

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word mortified.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gangrenous, mortified(adj)

    suffering from tissue death

  2. embarrassed, humiliated, mortified(adj)

    made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride

    "too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the street"; "humiliated that his wife had to go out to work"; "felt mortified by the comparison with her sister"


  1. mortified(a.)

    Deeply embarrased; painfully humiliated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mortified

    imp. & p. p. of Mortify

  2. Mortified

    of Mortify


  1. Mortified

    Mortified was an Australian children's television series, co-produced by the Australian Children's Television Foundation and Enjoy Entertainment for the Nine Network Australia, Disney Australia and the BBC. The series premiered on 30 June 2006 and ended on 11 April 2007 with two seasons and a total of 26 episodes. Currently, re-runs air on both ABC and the Disney Channel, in the U.S. on Starz Kids and Family, and in the UK on Pop Girl.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mortified in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mortified in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Catherine Bruno:

    The other night, two people were doing it, if my sons were little, I would be mortified.

  2. Janice Baker Kinney:

    I was mortified at what had happened, all this time, and for many, many years, I felt that this was my fault.

  3. Jeremy Clarkson:

    I'd actually used the word I was trying to obscure. I was mortified by this, horrified. It is a word I loathe.

  4. Ray McBerry:

    We were just as mortified as anyone over the events in South Carolina but that doesn't have anything to do with the Confederate flag.

  5. Denis Baev:

    For me it was amazing how great the condition of the fossil was, [But Louise] was actually quite mortified by its condition. She told me it used to be much better.

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