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someone or something that makes you feel ashamed
an embarrassing event
a situation or condition that makes someone feel ashamed and makes people lose respect for them
a situation that makes you feel embarrassed or ashamed
something that makes you feel very embarrassed and ashamed
someone or something that you should feel guilty or sorry about because they are very bad
something that makes you feel ashamed or embarrassed
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a large expensive boat that is used for racing or sailing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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