Mortify and Subdue


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Mortify verb – Practice self-denial of one's body and appetites.
Subdue is a synonym for mortify in embarrass topic. In some cases you can use "Subdue" instead a verb "Mortify", when it comes to topics like discipline.
Nearby Words: mortification, mortified, mortifying
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Subdue verb – Hold within limits and control.
Usage example: subdue one's appetites

Mortify is a synonym for subdue. You can use "Mortify" instead a verb "Subdue".
Nearby Words: subdual, subduing
Synonyms for Subdue
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