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Definition of the noun abashment
What does abashment mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: abashments
- feeling embarrassed due to modesty
Alternative definition of the noun abashment
- The state of being abashed; confusion from shame.
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by Dante Alighieri
And since abashment is the most obvious token of nobleness in adolescence (for it is then supremely needful for the right foundation of  our life, which is what the noble nature purposes), we must diligently speak thereof some little.
by Matthias Bedrossian
shame, confusion, abashment; bashfulness; ignominy, turpitude; baseness; J- surviks, to put to shame, to confound; J- sloko quasosas, 4mphulik, to be ashamed, to be confounded, to blush; -e, privy parts. U.sosol, U-sooks a shameful, ...
The Gentlemlen's Lexicon; Or, A Pocket Dictionary, Containing Nearly Every Work in the English Language (1835)
Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools by William Grimshaw
abashment. ABATE, v. To lessen, to diminish, to quash, pr. par. abating; past, abated: s. abatement, abater. ABATIS, s. A military term- Trees cut down, and laid so as to form a defence for ...
Dictionary, Grades 6 - 12 (2012)
Classic Reference Library by American Education Publishing
abashment n. a•bate v. To diminish or decrease in strength, value, or intensity; to wane or ebb. abater n., abated adj. a•bate•ment n. The process of abating something; the amount ...
Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools
abashment. ABATE. v. To lessen, to diminish, to quash. pr. par. aba'dng; past, abated: s. abatement, abater. ABATIS. >. A military term— Trees cut down, and laid so as to form a defence ...
A Compleat English Dictionary Oder Vollständig Englisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von --- Hrsg. U. Verb. Von Anton Ernst Klausing. Etc. 4. Aufl (1771)
Abashment. To Abate, (tuäbäht) rabattre, diminuer, easer, derrahere, ...
A New English Dictionary ... The Fourth Edition, Carefully Revised ... By J. K. [i.e. John Kersey.] (1739)
by John Kersey
Abashment, A oni meat, Confusion. fl sh To Abate, to male: or_to owlesl. - AnAbatement,thal which irlhaled, a Lessening. Abatures (among Hunters) the Grass or Sprigs, thataSta thrusts dawn 'npa n: . ' Abba, a Syriac mid or Father. n Abbefs, ...
Containing Nearly Every Word in the English Language ... by William Grimshaw
abashment. ABATE, v. To lessen, to diminish, to quash, pr. par. abating; past, abated: s. abatement, abater. ABATIS. ». A military term- Trees cut down, and laid so as to form a defence for ...
being embarrassed or ashamed P-n: abashment abate (v) to become less strong or extreme P-n: abatement abattoir (n) a place where animals are slaughtered; ...
by S. Fallows
Abashment, humilia. tion, modesty, shamefacedness, decency, decorum, reproach, dishonor, ignominy, contempt, degradation, discredit, dispraise. An'r. Shamelessness, barefaoednell. immodesty, impudence, indecency, indecorum, ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3A1S1H4M3E1N1T1
The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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