abashedness

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From abashed +‎ -ness

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

abashedness (uncountable)

  1. (rare) The state of being abashed; abashment. [Mid 16th century.][1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 2
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