One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘scarlet with mortification, Leonora looked away’
embarrassment, humiliation, chagrin, discomfiture, discomposure, awkwardness, shame, loss of face
2‘the mortification of the flesh’
subduing, suppression, subjugation, control, controlling, restraint
disciplining, chastening, punishment, denying
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