Synonyms and Antonyms for mortification

1. mortification (n.)

strong feelings of embarrassment

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2. mortification (n.)

the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)

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3. mortification (n.)

an instance in which you are caused to lose your prestige or self-respect

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4. mortification (n.)

(Christianity) the act of mortifying the lusts of the flesh by self-denial and privation (especially by bodily pain or discomfort inflicted on yourself)

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5. self-mortification (n.)

voluntary self-punishment in order to atone for some wrongdoing

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