Mortify and Put down


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Mortify verb – To throw into a state of self-conscious distress.
Put down and mortify are semantically related In some cases you can use "Put down" instead a verb "Mortify".
Nearby Words: mortification, mortified, mortifying
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Put down verb – Reduce in worth or character, usually verbally.
Usage example: She tends to put down younger women colleagues

Mortify and put down are semantically related in comment negatively topic. Sometimes you can use "Mortify" instead a verb "Put down".
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