Associations to the word «Abashment»

Adverb

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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

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King