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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Feeling embarrassed about yourself.

Usage examples (33)
  • Adjective : shamefaced apologies
  • There was a certain shamefacedness in her manner when at last she began to explain the object of her errand.
  • A certain shamefacedness appeared on his hard countenance – something like a blush, if that were a thing possible to conceive.
  • And thus it is called shamefacedness, because the face exhibits the changes of the mind. for more
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