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To be, or to become ashamed or embarrassed

be ashamed of someone

to feel disappointed and upset by someone’s behavior

blush

verb

if you blush, your cheeks become red because you feel embarrassed or ashamed

wince

verb

to react to something with a sudden expression on your face that shows you are embarrassed or feel pain

feel bad (about something)

to feel guilty or unhappy about something

make a fool of yourself

to make yourself seem stupid by behaving in a silly or embarrassing way

cringe

verb

to feel embarrassed or ashamed about something

be caught with your pants down

to be embarrassed by something that happens because you are not prepared for it

reproach yourself

to feel ashamed and angry because you know that you have done something wrong

feel awful

to feel guilty or sad

hang your head

to look downward because you feel ashamed

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