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adjective mortal pronunciation in British English /ˈmɔː(r)t(ə)l/
  1. 1
    human and not able to live for ever
    His heart attack made him realize that he is mortal.
  2. 2
    serious enough to cause death
    a mortal wound/blow/injury
    1. a.
      likely to end with someones death
      mortal combat/struggle
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  3. 3
    used for emphasizing that a particular feeling is extremely strong
    He lived in mortal fear that they would find out about his past.



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