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Synonyms for mortal
ˈmɔr tlmor·tal

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  1. mortalnoun


  2. mortaladjective

    Susceptible to death by aging, sickness, injury, or wound


  3. mortaladjective

    A mortal wound.


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mortal

    inexcusable, inexpiable, unjustifiable, unpardonable

    excusable, pardonable, slight, trivial, venial

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mortal

    human, ephemeral, sublunary, short-lived, deadly, fatal, perishable, destructive

    divine, immortal, celestial, life-giving, venial, salutiferous, superficial, mortality

Princeton's WordNet

  1. person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, souladjective

    a human being

    "there was too much for one person to do"

    somebody, person, someone, psyche, soulfulness, individual, soul

    pardonable, nonfatal, deific, deathless, unfading, amaranthine, immortal, merciful, undying

  2. mortaladjective

    subject to death

    "mortal beings"

    deathly, mortal(a), deadly

    immortal, undying, deific, amaranthine, deathless, unfading, merciful, pardonable, nonfatal

  3. deadly, mortal(a)adjective

    involving loss of divine grace or spiritual death

    "the seven deadly sins"

    nonfatal, deathless, amaranthine, immortal, deific, pardonable, undying, unfading, merciful

  4. mortal(a)adjective

    unrelenting and deadly

    "mortal enemy"

    deific, undying, merciful, nonfatal, deathless, amaranthine, immortal, pardonable, unfading

  5. deadly, deathly, mortaladjective

    causing or capable of causing death

    "a fatal accident"; "a deadly enemy"; "mortal combat"; "a mortal illness"

    deathly, baneful, venomous, pestilent, lethal, virulent, deadly, deathlike, pernicious, mortal(a)

    merciful, deathless, deific, undying, immortal, amaranthine, pardonable, unfading, nonfatal

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mortaladjective

    subject to death, destined to die

  2. mortaladjective

    deadly, fatal, destructive

  3. mortaladjective

    extreme, violent, unto death, likely to kill

  4. mortaladjective

    human, of man

  5. mortaladjective

    [Colloquial.] long, tedious, trying

  6. mortalnoun

    man, human being

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "mortal":

    deadly, fatal, lethal, -boring, life-threatening


  1. List of known nicknames for "Mortal":

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How to use mortal in a sentence?

  1. Sir W Raleigh, to his Son:

    There is nothing more becoming a wise man than to make choice of friends, for by them thou shalt be judged what thou art. Let them therefore be wise and virtuous, and none of those that follow thee for gain; but make election rather of thy betters than thy inferiors; shunning always such as are poor and needy, for if thou givest twenty gifts and refuse to do the like but once, all that thou hast done will be lost, and such men will become thy mortal enemies.

  2. Dr. B. R. Ambedkar:

    Men are mortal. So are ideas. An idea needs propagation as much as a plant needs watering. Otherwise both will wither and die.

  3. Cicero:

    Be sure that it is not you that is mortal, but only your body. For that man whom your outward form reveals is not yourself the spirit is the true self, not that physical figure which and be pointed out by your finger.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Now let me just say this: ISIS in Syria, (Syrian President Bashar el) Assad in Syria, Assad and ISIS are mortal enemies. We go in to fight ISIS. Why aren't we letting ISIS go and fight Assad and then we pick up the remnants?

  5. Philo Judaeus:

    The air is full of souls those who are nearest to earth descending to be tied to mortal bodies return to other bodies, desiring to live in them.

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