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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Voluntary punishment in order to atone for some wrongdoing.

Usage examples (30)
  • Noun : He was certain that self-mortification was the only road to salvation
  • As Satyanarayana will always be in self-mortification, He is always awake.
  • Not that these ministers set their flocks any example of self-mortification.
  • He was fighting not to lose himself in either self-mortification or despair. for more
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