There are 2 translations of shame in Spanish:

shame1

Pronunciation: /ʃeɪm/

n

  • 1 1.1 u (feeling) vergüenza (f), pena (f) (AmL exc CS) he blushed with shame se puso colorado de vergüenza she feels no shame for o about what she did no le da vergüenza or (AmL exc CS) pena lo que hizo have you no (sense of) shame? ¿es que has perdido la vergüenza?, ¿es que no tienes vergüenza? oh, the shame of it! ¡qué vergüenza or bochorno!, ¡qué pena! (AmL exc CS) her actions brought shame on the family lo que hizo fue la vergüenza de la familia shame on you! ¡qué vergüenza!, ¡debería darte vergüenza! to put sb to shame she's so good at chess, she puts me to shame juega tan bien al ajedrez que me pone en evidencia or me hace pasar vergüenza 1.2 (no pl) (cause of shame) vergüenza (f)
  • 2 (pity) (no pl) lástima (f), pena (f) what a shame! ¡qué lástima or pena! it's a great shame you can't come es una verdadera lástima or pena que no puedas venir it would be a shame to miss that opportunity sería una lástima or una pena perder esa oportunidad

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of shame in Spanish:

shame2

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Word of the day anteojeras
fpl
blinders (US), blinkers (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.