Definitions for ashamed
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ashamed.
feeling shame or guilt or embarrassment or remorse
"are you ashamed for having lied?"; "felt ashamed of my torn coat"
Feeling shame or guilt.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Touched with shame; generally with of before the cause of shame.
Etymology: from shame.
Profess publickly the doctrine of Jesus Christ, not being ashamed of the word of God, or of any practices enjoined by it. Jeremy Taylor, Holy Living.
One wou’d have thought she would have stirr’d; but strove
With modesty, and was asham’d to move. John Dryden, Fables.
This I have shadowed, that you may not be ashamed of that hero, whose protection you undertake. John Dryden, Conq. of Gr. Ded.
affected by shame; abashed or confused by guilt, or a conviction or consciousness of some wrong action or impropriety
Etymology: [Orig. a p. p. of ashame, v. t.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
a-shāmd′, adj. affected with shame (with of for the cause of shame; for, the person).—v.t. and v.i. Ashame′, to feel shame: to put to shame.—n. Ashamed′ness.—p.adj. Asham′ing. [Pa.p. of old verb ashame.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'ashamed' in Adjectives Frequency: #971
The numerical value of ashamed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of ashamed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Look at him and look at those thousands of tombstones, is he not ashamed to say that this was not genocide?
Idon't think anybody had anything to be ashamed of that day, or embarrassed, or think that they did anything wrong. I think they wanted to get people up there as fast as they could to help people. That's what they did, they tried to get anybody out. They just couldn't get them out fast enough.
There has never been anything like this, you should be ashamed of yourself.
I am not a white supremacist. I am not a racist, what gets me in trouble sometimes is I am a white person who is not ashamed to be white.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
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- خجلان, خجولArabic
- avergonyitCatalan, Valencian
- avergonzado, apenado, abochornadoSpanish
- شرمنده, خجالتزده, سرافکندهPersian
- nolostunut, häpeissäänFinnish
- şermezar, rûreşKurdish
- avergonhado, envergonhadoPortuguese
- совестно, пристыженный, стыдноRussian
- pòsrāmljen, pòstīđenSerbo-Croatian
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