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Definitions for SHAMEFUL
ˈʃeɪm fəlSHAMEFUL

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. black, disgraceful, ignominious, inglorious, opprobrious, shamefuladjective

    (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame

    "Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands"- Rachel Carson; "an ignominious retreat"; "inglorious defeat"; "an opprobrious monument to human greed"; "a shameful display of cowardice"

  2. disgraceful, scandalous, shameful, shockingadjective

    giving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to reputation

    "scandalous behavior"; "the wicked rascally shameful conduct of the bankrupt"- Thackeray; "the most shocking book of its time"

Wiktionary

  1. shamefuladjective

    causing or meriting shame or disgrace; disgraceful

  2. shamefuladjective

    giving offense

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shamefuladjective

    bringing shame or disgrace; injurious to reputation; disgraceful

  2. Shamefuladjective

    exciting the feeling of shame in others; indecent; as, a shameful picture; a shameful sight

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SHAMEFUL in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SHAMEFUL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of SHAMEFUL in a Sentence

  1. Matthew Vadum:

    This shameful ‘suggested language’ campaign is taxpayer-funded political advocacy at its worst.

  2. Frank Valeriote:

    Today's report is a shameful reminder of the Conservatives' record, confirming that veterans cannot get timely access to the mental health services they need.

  3. Shelley Winters:

    I think on-stage nudity is disgusting, shameful and damaging to all things American. But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic, tasteful, patriotic and a progressive religious experience.

  4. Representative Rob Bishop of Utah:

    This surreptitious land grab reveals that the Obama administration will stop at nothing to lock up more and more land, with the stroke of a pen. I condemn this shameful power move which makes states and citizens fearful that the federal government can invade at any time to seize more lands like bandits in the night.

  5. Linda Constantine:

    It’s shameful. The weather is beautiful and we’re already having issues.

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