Difficult Words :
Difficult Words : Mortify, Morose, Moribund and Mundane
Morose (muh ROHS) adj: gloomy, sullen
Loutise was always so morose about everything that she was never any fun to be with.
New Yorkers always seemed morose to the writer who lived in the country. They seemed beaten down by the vast, unfriendly city in which they lived.
Mortify (MAWR tuch FYE) v: to humiliate
I was mortified when my father asked my girlfriend whether she thought I was a dumb, pathetic wimp.
We had a mortifying experience at the opera; when Stanley sneezed, the entire orchestra stopped playing and stared at him for several minutes.
Mundane (mun DANE) adj: ordinary, pretty boring, not heavenly and eternal
My day was filled with mundane chores. I mowed the lawn, did the laundry, fed the dog and fed the dog to the gorilla.
Dee's job was so mundane that she sometimes had trouble remembering whether she was at work or asleep.
The monk's thoughts were far removed from mundane concerns. He was contemplating all the fun he was going to have in heaven.
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