abashed[ uh-basht ]SEE DEFINITION OF abashed
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ABASHED
Let ridicule be abashed before the majesty of such characters!
Mr. Blackwell, abashed and perplexed, returned to his companion.
The young man did not appear in the least abashed by this remark.
It humbled and abashed the man, and made him still more irresolute and uncertain.
It was a situation which might have abashed a bolder ruffian.
The ruler of Tripoli was abashed by this display of American energy and valor.
Then he regarded his abashed but excited hearers with a steady and prolonged stare.
She was abashed by the roar of laughter that followed the proposal.
For a moment it almost seemed as if her aunt were abashed at the passion of her protest.
He shrank back into abashed silence, his lips working wordlessly.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR ABASHED
- at a loss
- at sea
- at sixes and sevens
- come apart
- fouled up
- mixed up
- not with it
- out to lunch
- shook up
- shot to pieces
- spaced out
- taken aback
- thrown off balance
- have cold feet
- in awe
- run scared
- scared stiff
- scared to death