abash

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To lose self-possession; to become ashamed
To make ashamed; to embarrass; to destroy the self-possession of; to confuse or confound, as by exciting suddenly a consciousness of guilt, mistake, or inferiority; to put to shame; to disconcert; to discomfit

He was a man whom no check could abash. - Thomas Babington Macaulay.

{v} to put to the blush, confound, perplex
(A*bash") v t [imp & p p Abashed (a*basht"); p pr & vb n Abashing ] [OE abaissen, abaisshen, abashen, OF esbahir, F ébahir, to astonish, fr L ex + the interjection bah, expressing astonishment In OE somewhat confused with abase Cf Finish ] To destroy the self-possession of; to confuse or confound, as by exciting suddenly a consciousness of guilt, mistake, or inferiority; to put to shame; to disconcert; to discomfit
A great party
(A*bash") v t [imp & p p Abashed (a*basht"); p pr & vb n Abashing ] [OE abaissen, abaisshen, abashen, OF esbahir, F ébahir, to astonish, fr L ex + the interjection bah, expressing astonishment In OE somewhat confused with abase Cf Finish ] To destroy the self-possession of; to confuse or confound, as by exciting suddenly a consciousness of guilt, mistake, or inferiority; to put to shame; to disconcert; to discomfit
demoralize (to destroy the self-confidence of)
cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious
{f} disconcert, make someone feel ashamed, embarrass
To destroy the self-possession of; to confuse or confound, as by exciting suddenly a consciousness of guilt, mistake, or inferiority; to put to shame; to disconcert; to discomfit
abashed
Embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed
abashed
Simple past tense and past participle of abash
abashment
The state of being abashed; confusion from shame
abashed
{a} to put out of countenance, confused
abashment
{n} astonishment, confusion, shame
Abashment
feeling embarrassed due to modesty
abashed
feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious; "felt abashed at the extravagant praise"; "chagrined at the poor sales of his book"; "was embarrassed by her child's tantrums
abashed
past of abash
abashed
{s} ashamed, embarrassed; bewildered
abashed
If you are abashed, you feel embarrassed and ashamed. He looked abashed, uncomfortable. embarrassed or ashamed because you have done something wrong or stupid
abashedly
with embarrassment, in a disconcerted manner
abashedly
In an abashed manner
abashes
third-person singular of abash
abashing
present participle of abash
abashment
{i} embarrassment, shame
abash
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