Definition of shame:
- A painful sensation excited by a consciousness of guilt or impropriety, or of having done something which injures reputation, or of the exposure of that which nature or modesty prompts us to conceal.
- Reproach incurred or suffered; dishonor; ignominy; derision; contempt.
- The cause or reason of shame; that which brings reproach, and degrades a person in the estimation of others; disgrace.
- The parts which modesty requires to be covered; the private parts.
- To be ashamed; to feel shame.
- To cover with reproach or ignominy; to dishonor; to disgrace.
- To make ashamed; to excite in ( a person) a comsciousness of guilt or impropriety, or of conduct derogatory to reputation; to put to shame.
- To mock at; to deride.
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- dismay (part of speech: noun)
- regret (part of speech: noun)
- abase (part of speech: verb)
- ridicule (part of speech: noun)
- slander (part of speech: verb)
- shame (part of speech: verb)