Usage examples for mortified

  1. Mrs. Orde was not only mortified but shocked to the very depths of her faith. – The Adventures of Bobby Orde by Stewart Edward White
  2. Jeff, who was plainly mortified at Nan's rudeness, laughed in spite of himself. – The Comings of Cousin Ann by Emma Speed Sampson
  3. " I'm only two years the youngest," said Rea, in a mortified tone. – The Hunter Cats of Connorloa by Helen Jackson
  4. He was deeply mortified at the sorry figure he had presented at the breakfast- table. – A Woodland Queen, Complete by Andre Theuriet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  5. Oh, she said, think how mortified and distressed my mother would be! – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  6. My pride would be too much mortified by that difference. – Letters to His Son, 1753-1754 by The Earl of Chesterfield
  7. Agnes colored with mortified vanity, but she answered, with a forced laugh: A young girl of eighteen does not care to waste much energy on a conceited old man, at any one's command. – Mabel's Mistake by Ann S. Stephens
  8. Old Christy was so mortified that he would not show his face, but had shut himself up in his stronghold at the dog- kennel, and would not be spoken with. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  9. Mr. Talboys was silent, and his manner showed that he was a little mortified at a subject turning to joke which he had commenced seriously. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  10. The moment she learned that this custom was prohibited by Ambrose, Monnica, very much mortified submitted to take away her basket, for in her eyes Ambrose was the providential apostle who would lead her son to salvation. – Saint Augustin by Louis Bertrand
  11. I never was so mortified I think, in my life," said Marion, after a moment's hesitation. – Queechy, Volume II by Elizabeth Wetherell
  12. One Man had both Feet, and Part of each Leg, compleatly mortified and died in about nine Days after the first Appearance of the Mortification. – An Account of the Diseases which were most frequent in the British military hospitals in Germany by Donald Monro
  13. Tired, ashamed, and mortified I begged at last to sit down till we returned home. – The Worlds Greatest Books Vol. II: Fiction by Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds.
  14. He said he was astonished and mortified that such a state of things should exist so near Paris. – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  15. No sooner did my hearers comprehend the question, than they seemed to feel awkward and somewhat mortified – The Moscow Census - From "What to do?" by Lyof N. Tolstoi
  16. Captain Dunlay felt too mortified over his own failure. – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn
  17. Fred was too mortified to say another word for some time. – Edna's Sacrifice and Other Stories Edna's Sacrifice; Who Was the Thief?; The Ghost; The Two Brothers; and What He Left by Frances Henshaw Baden
  18. Immediately I withdrew from ear- shot, more deeply mortified than I can tell, and perhaps doing Firm an injustice by not waiting for his answer. – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  19. I shook my head slightly mortified – A Strange Disappearance by Anna Katharine Green
  20. He caught me, whirled me about and, putting his hand between my shoulders, literally pitched me on to the stage, where I stood ashamed and mortified by what I honestly felt to be a slight to those two waiting to proceed. – Life on the Stage by Clara Morris