mortifying definition

  • verb:
    • provide participle of mortify.
  • adjective:
    • Causing mortification; excessively embarrassing.
    • looking after mortify; impacted by, or having apparent symptoms of, mortification
    • Subduing the appetites, desires, etc..
    • Tending to humble or abase; humiliating.
    • causing to feel shame or chagrin or vexation
    • causing awareness of your shortcomings

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