Definición de shamefaced en inglés:

shamefaced

Saltos de línea: shame|faced
Pronunciación: /ʃeɪmˈfeɪst
 
, ˈʃeɪm-/

adjetivo

Derivativos

shamefacedly

Pronunciación: /also -sɪdli/
adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • This space may be called, a bit shamefacedly, the ‘mud room,’ perhaps to explain why a portion of it is devoted to sticks the dogs brought home.
  • I politely refused at first, but after their urgings I finally shamefacedly admitted that I could only eat food cooked with bottled water.
  • Slowly, perhaps shamefacedly, but ever-so-reluctantly, the rich countries have heeded the message.

shamefacedness

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He had christened it the ‘grammatical fiction’ with that shamefacedness about the first person singular which the Party had inculcated in its disciples.

Origen

mid 16th century (in the sense 'modest, shy'): alteration of archaic shamefast, by association with face.

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