Ashamed to ask for help.
Ashamed of my torn coat.
Are you ashamed for having lied?
Not admitting to others that you don’t know how to swim is an example of being ashamed.
Being embarrassed after being caught in a lie is an example of being ashamed.
Origin of ashamed
- Middle English from Old English āsceamod past participle of āsceamian to feel shame ā- intensive pref. sceamian to feel shame
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition