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sheepish

Saltos de línea: sheep|ish
Pronunciación: /ˈʃiːpɪʃ
 
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Definición de sheepish en inglés:

adjetivo

Showing or feeling embarrassment from shame or a lack of self-confidence: a sheepish grin
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I looked over at his mother to see a sheepish, almost embarrassed look on her face.
  • He looked rather sheepish and diffident, hands in pockets and a nervous grin on his face.
  • Her name was Rebecca and she spent Friday looking rather sheepish and apologetic!
Sinónimos

Derivados

sheepishly

1
adverbio
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • They sighed and looked here and there sheepishly, but the game was over.
  • Eventually he was coaxed out and sheepishly he made his excuses.
  • The shortest member of the group stands sheepishly holding a bicycle handlebar in his hand, the end marked with red paint.

sheepishness

2
sustantivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The boy's sheepishness and self-effacing manner intrigued her.
  • And then, with some embarrassment and sheepishness and a new sense of propriety, it ended.
  • Ironic, too, that he's diffident to the point of sheepishness, even in front of the most adoring audience.

Palabras que riman con sheepish

cheapish, steepish

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