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mortify

1 verb REL TRANSITIVEmoirtnigh verbclaonmharaigh verb  c m uto mortify yourself diúltú duit féin, do chorp a smachtúto mortify the flesh an cholainn a smachtú, ainmhianta na colainne a chlaonmharúto mortify your vices do chuid duáilcí a mhoirtniú 2 verb humiliate, shame TRANSITIVEdeargnáire a chur arnáire shaolta a chur arto mortify sb deargnáire a chur ar dhuine, náire shaolta a chur ar dhuineshe mortified her mother thug sí náire a máthar

mortifying

adjectivedeargnáireachit was mortifying for him ábhar mórnáire dó a bhí ann, chuir sé aiféaltas airgood God, how mortifying for us! a Dhia, tá ár ndeargnáire tugtha!it was too mortifying for words bhí sé rónáireach lena chur i bhfriotal