What does ashamed mean?

Definitions for ashamedəˈʃeɪmd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ashamed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ashamed(p)(adj)

    feeling shame or guilt or embarrassment or remorse

    "are you ashamed for having lied?"; "felt ashamed of my torn coat"


  1. ashamed(Adjective)

    Feeling shame or guilt.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ashamed(adj)

    affected by shame; abashed or confused by guilt, or a conviction or consciousness of some wrong action or impropriety

  2. Origin: [Orig. a p. p. of ashame, v. t.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ashamed

    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

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ashamed' in Adjectives Frequency: #971


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ashamed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ashamed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Stephanie Hunter:

    They made us feel so ashamed.

  2. Michael Oppenheim:

    Judge, I am ashamed of my conduct.

  3. Benjamin Golden:

    It was hard to watch. I'm ashamed.

  4. John Kelly:

    I'm also ashamed that I'm doing it.

  5. Willie Jessop:

    I'm just so ashamed by all of this.

Images & Illustrations of ashamed

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