Definition of Mortifies

1. Verb. (third-person singular of mortify) ¹



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Definition of Mortifies

1. mortify [v] - See also: mortify

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mortifies

morticed
morticer
morticers
mortices
mortician
morticians
morticing
mortiferous
mortific
mortification
mortifications
mortified
mortifiedness
mortifier
mortifiers
mortifies (current term)
mortify
mortifying
mortifyingly
mortis
mortise
mortise-and-tenon joint
mortise-and-tenon joints
mortise joint
mortised
mortiser
mortisers
mortises
mortising
mortling

Literary usage of Mortifies

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1. A History of Greece: From the Earliest Times to the Roman Conquest. With by William Smith (1897)
"5. Nature of the Spartan empire. § 6. Affairs of Asia Minor. § 7. Agesilaus proceeds thither. § 8. mortifies Lysander. § 9. Campaigns of Agesilaus against ..."

2. The Works of John Owen by John Owen (1826)
"How the Spirit mortifies sin; Gal. v. 19—23. The several ways of his operations to this end proposed. How his work, and our duty. THE next principle relates ..."

3. Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and by Colin MacFarquhar, George Gleig (1797)
"Part I. } PET it immediately mortifies and drops ofF.—The common people continued at their work as ..."

4. A History of Greece, from the Earliest Times to the Roman Conquest by William Smith, George Washington Greene (1890)
"6. Affairs of Asia Minor. § 7. Agesilaus proceeds thither. § 8. mortifies Lysander. § 9. Campaigns of Agesilaus against Tissaphernes and ..."

5. The Medico-chirurgical Review, and Journal of Practical Medicine (1846)
"When an aneurismal tumor mortifies, it is unnecessary and improper to tie the artery above the tumor, because it will be obliterated if the mortification be ..."

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