Associations to the word «Abashment»

Adverb

1

Wiktionary

ABASHMENT, noun. The state of being abashed; embarrassment from shame. [First attested from 1350 to 1470.]

Dictionary definition

ABASHMENT, noun. Feeling embarrassed due to modesty.

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke