Sentence Examples


  • This letter grieved and mortified Nicholas.
  • He did not mention this to his daughter, but Natasha noticed her father's nervousness and anxiety and felt mortified by it.
  • And he was mortified by a more erious charge than murmurs about superfluity of zeal.
  • Jackson held the goblet, mortified, yet he had never felt such a hunger, nay––lust, as he did for the contents.
  • He considered himself entitled to office when his party was in power, and was decidedly mortified at not getting it from Mr. Gladstone.