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pudency

[ pyood-n-see ]SEE DEFINITION OF pudency

Synonyms for pudency

  • confusion
  • contempt
  • guilt
  • humiliation
  • irritation
  • remorse
  • scandal
  • stigma
  • abashment
  • blot
  • chagrin
  • compunction
  • contrition
  • degradation
  • derision
  • discomposure
  • discredit
  • disesteem
  • dishonor
  • disrepute
  • ignominy
  • infamy
  • mortification
  • obloquy
  • odium
  • opprobrium
  • pang
  • reproach
  • self-disgust
  • self-reproach
  • self-reproof
  • shamefacedness
  • smear
  • stupefaction
  • treachery
  • bad conscience
  • ill repute
  • loss of face
  • skeleton in the cupboard
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Antonyms for pudency

  • approval
  • esteem
  • honor
  • meanness
  • praise
  • respect
  • pride
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The youthful artist working in any medium is prone to be impatient of the prejudices of Anglo-Saxon pudency.

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noundisgrace, embarrassment
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