mortify - Dictionary definition and meaning for word mortify
Mortify can be said as moti fy means calling someone moti(fat) which is embarrasing and ashamed
where mor (peacock) compares itself with other birds and talks proudly about it wings..and its beautiful body..but when other birds remind it of its ugly legs...mor feel embarrassed and humiliated.
mor+tify....mors..a roman god for death..... who punishes everyone and each things...so mor..punshing a flesh
divide it like..mor+tify...NOW JUSt focus on MOR...(PEACOCK)....MOR is very beautiful bird AND VERY PROUDY..(try to recall our kindergarten stories..where mor compares it self with other birds and talk in a proud way about it wings..and its beautiful
morti(moti)+fy(fly)= moti chal jor se bhag! is nothing but to humiliate her.
Picture a corpse on a BOARD. It is thinking: "IF I hadn't eaten MORE TSETSE FLIES, the hostess would not have killed me."