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to feel disappointed and upset by someone’s behavior
if you blush, your cheeks become red because you feel embarrassed or ashamed
to react to something with a sudden expression on your face that shows you are embarrassed or feel pain
to feel guilty or unhappy about something
to make yourself seem stupid by behaving in a silly or embarrassing way
to feel embarrassed or ashamed about something
to be embarrassed by something that happens because you are not prepared for it
to feel ashamed and angry because you know that you have done something wrong
to feel guilty or sad
to look downward because you feel ashamed
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
to carry the golf clubs for a golf player
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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Free thesaurus definition of to be or to become ashamed or embarrassed from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.