abash abash  /ə ˈbæʃ/

Definition(s):

  • (v) cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious

Usage(s):

  1. Kate was very abashed when she accidentally barged into the men's room.
  2. The profanities that were uttered by Celine would abash a sailor.
  3. The scams surrounding the Senator did not seem to abash him at all as he brazenly exhibited his ill gotten wealth.
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/æm ˈbɪ və lənt /