mortifying in a sentence

Example sentences for mortifying

But it was mortifying to find how strong the habit of idle speech may become in one's self.
He has been known to make observations that are both delightful and mortifying.
Of course, the thin table wasn't as mortifying as the fat table.
Some were mortifying and emitting a nauseating stench.
It is a mortifying fact, that time can consecrate error as well as truth.

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