Definitions For Mortification


  • (Christianity) the act of mortifying the lusts of the flesh by self-denial and privation (especially by bodily pain or discomfort inflicted on yourself)
  • An instance in which you are caused to lose your prestige or self-respect
  • Strong feelings of embarrassment
  • The localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)

Is Mortification a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Mortification is worth 20 points in Scrabble and 23 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Mortification in a Sentence

  • The mortification of being dumped the night before the prom

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