Friday, 1 January 2016

Words of day #7

I have read an article on Dailymail.co.uk. It reports the fact that a girl makes her troubles fell down.
Mortifying! But fair play to the boyfriend trying to cover her modesty. A true gent!
I tried to view the comment section. There is more than 800 comments. I sorted them in descending of best rate. Above is the comment rating highest at the moment I read it.
One makes somebody feeling very ashamed or embarrassed. The one mortifies him/her.
One is mortifying
This word is usually used in passive tense.
Mortify sb (to do sth)
it mortifies sb that ...
Syn: humiliate
Examples:
How mortifying to have to apologize to him!
She was mortified to realize he had heard every word she said.
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