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mortify

verb

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to throw into a state of self-conscious distress
  • was mortified by her children's atrocious manners

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“Mortify.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mortify. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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