abash

All Verb Noun Adjective
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  • The police knew them already, and they seemed not much abashed by their position. Cited from English Notebooks, Complete, Nath. Hawthorne
  • She stood before him abashed, as if she had done him a wrong. Cited from The Water of the Wondrous Isles, by William Morris
  • And he was abashed before her, but hope made his heart to dance. Cited from The Water of the Wondrous Isles, by William Morris
  • For they had stopped abashed as soon as they found they had a public. Cited from Noto/Unexplored Corner of Japan by Percival Lowell
  • She felt as if she were looking at his picture and she was abashed and turned away. Cited from Miss Lulu Bett, by Zona Gale
  • He was not at all abashed when he caught sight of me. Cited from Oriental Encounters, by Marmaduke Pickthall
  • She takes him in and at first he is abashed at so much wealth. Cited from The Loves of Krishna in Indian Painting and Poetry, by W. G. Archer
  • She looked the priest over from head to foot, till he was abashed. Cited from Hereward, by Charles Kingsley
  • At first he felt much abashed and found it almost impossible to walk with it. Cited from Concerning Cats, by Helen M. Winslow
  • The majority were abashed, and one by one fell back in the distance. Cited from Cattle Brands, by Andy Adams
  • Nor did the latter seem in the least degree abashed by the presence in which he found himself. Cited from The Long Night, by Stanley Weyman
  • He and the old man were alone together in that presence, and he was abashed. Cited from The Roll-Call, by Arnold Bennett
  • Another thing that abashed her was the dress of the young lady, who sat opposite. Cited from The Getting of Wisdom, Henry H. Richardson
  • He had never been abashed before in all his life. Cited from The Hollow of Her Hand, George Barr McCutcheon
  • He was abashed; as changed in voice and expression as in general effect. Cited from The Cockaynes in Paris, by Blanchard Jerrold
  • And the parents turned together an abashed look at their daughter. Cited from Active Service, by Stephen Crane
  • After a long silence, he all at once put a strange question, and in an abashed way. Cited from The Unclassed, by George Gissing
  • I was still more abashed; however, I raised my eyes to her. Cited from The Torrents of Spring, by Ivan Turgenev
  • My God, sir, I should be stock or stone not to feel abashed! Cited from Lewis Rand, by Mary Johnston
  • And the king, at this conduct of the boys, became very much abashed. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
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