1. [ adjective ] (medicine) suffering from tissue death
Synonyms: gangrenous
Related terms: unhealthy
2. [ adjective ] made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride
Synonyms: humiliated embarrassed

"too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the street" "humiliated that his wife had to go out to work" "felt mortified by the comparison with her sister

Related terms: ashamed
Similar spelling:   mortify