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  • noundisgrace, embarrassment
  • verbdisgrace, embarrass
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Synonyms for shame

noun disgrace, embarrassment
  • 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
  • pudency
  • skeleton in the cupboard

Antonyms for shame

  • approval
  • esteem
  • honor
  • meanness
  • praise
  • respect
  • pride
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to shame

abase

verb. deprive of self-esteem, confidence
  • belittle
  • debase
  • degrade
  • demean
  • diminish
  • disgrace
  • dishonor
  • humble
  • humiliate
  • lower
  • mortify
  • reduce
  • shame
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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