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mortified

adjective     /ˈmɔː.tɪ.faɪd/ US  /ˈmɔːr.t̬ə-/
very embarrassed: [+ to infinitive] She was absolutely mortified to hear her son swearing at the teacher.Ashamed and embarrassed
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