abash definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to create embarrassed or uneasy; disconcert. See Synonyms at embarrass.
    • To destroy the self-possession of; to confuse or confound, as by exciting all of a sudden a consciousness of shame, mistake, or inferiority; to put to pity; to disconcert; to discomfit.
  • others:
    • To confuse or confound, as by all of a sudden exciting a consciousness of guilt, error, inferiority, etc.; destroy the self-possession of; make ashamed or dispirited; placed to confusion.
    • To stand or perhaps confounded; drop self-possession.
  • verb:
    • cause to be embarrassed; trigger to feel uncomfortable

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