Synonyms for ashamed

Synonyms for (adj) ashamed

Synonyms: ashamed

Definition: feeling shame or guilt or embarrassment or remorse

Usage: are you ashamed for having lied?; felt ashamed of my torn coat

Similar words: shamed, discredited, disgraced, dishonored

Definition: suffering shame

Similar words: mortified, humiliated, embarrassed

Definition: made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride

Usage: too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the street; humiliated that his wife had to go out to work; felt mortified by the comparison with her sister

Similar words: guilty, hangdog, shamed, shamefaced

Definition: showing a sense of guilt

Usage: a guilty look; the hangdog and shamefaced air of the retreating enemy- Eric Linklater

Similar words: shamefaced, sheepish

Definition: showing a sense of shame

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