bashfulness :

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  • n  feeling embarrassed due to modesty

  • Abramovich, a tall, slightly stooped man with a short, carefully trimmed beard, accepts her thanks with a peculiar mix of bashfulness and indifference.
  • I make marvelous decisions that are promptly overridden by them, and they do it without bashfulness or shame, but with reason.
  • It's a rare sign of bashfulness in the newly minted multimillionairess.

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