Sentence Examples


  • He was pleased at the gratitude he received, but felt abashed at receiving it.
  • Mavra Kuzminichna grew abashed and confused.
  • The officer appeared abashed, as though he understood that one might think of how many men would be missing tomorrow but ought not to speak of it.
  • Abashed by this question, I replied that sloth was my chief temptation.
  • The princess landed at Deal on the 27th of December; Henry met her at Rochester on the 1st of January 1540, and was so much abashed at her appearance as to forget to present the gift he had brought for her, but nevertheless controlled himself sufficiently to treat her with courtesy.
 

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