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adjective ashamed pronunciation in American English /əˈʃeɪmd/
  1. feeling guilty or embarrassed because you have done something wrong, or think that you have not reached a standard that people expect

    I regret the incident and am deeply ashamed and embarrassed.

    ashamed of:

    He’s extremely ashamed of his behavior last night.

    ashamed (that):

    I felt ashamed that I hadn’t visited with her more often.

    ashamed of yourself:

    You ought to be ashamed of yourself, using that kind of language!



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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