Definition of mortal:
- A being subject to death; a human being; man.
- Affecting as if with power to kill; deathly.
- Destructive to life; causing or occasioning death; terminating life; exposing to or deserving death; deadly; as, a mortal wound; a mortal sin.
- Fatally vulnerable; vital.
- Human; belonging to man, who is mortal; as, mortal wit or knowledge; mortal power.
- Of or pertaining to the time of death.
- Subject to death; destined to die; as, man is mortal.
- Very painful or tedious; wearisome; as, a sermon lasting two mortal hours.
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- human (part of speech: adjective)
- transient (part of speech: adjective)
- "A Daughter of the Land", Gene Stratton-Porter.
- "A Terrible Secret", May Agnes Fleming.
- "Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker", S. Weir Mitchell.