shamefacedly
adverb see shamefaced

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • shamefacedly — shamefaced ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing shame. DERIVATIVES shamefacedly adverb shamefacedness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • shamefacedly — adverb in a shamefaced manner (Freq. 1) quarrels and dissensions ensued among the cast, most of whom hurriedly and shamefacedly handed over their parts to understudies • Derived from adjective: ↑shamefaced …   Useful english dictionary

  • shamefacedly — See shamefaced. * * * …   Universalium

  • shamefacedly — adverb In a shamefaced manner …   Wiktionary

  • shamefacedly — adv. in an ashamed or embarrassed manner; bashfully, shyly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shamefacedly — shame·faced·ly …   English syllables

  • shamefacedly — See: shamefaced …   English dictionary

  • shamefaced — shamefacedly /shaym fay sid lee, shaym fayst lee/, adv. shamefacedness, n. /shaym fayst /, adj. 1. modest or bashful. 2. showing shame: shamefaced apologies. [1545 55; alter. of SHAMEFAST by folk etym.; see SHAME, FACED] * * * …   Universalium

  • shamefaced — adjective Etymology: alteration of shamefast Date: 1593 1. showing modesty ; bashful 2. showing shame ; ashamed • shamefacedly adverb • shamefacedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Sid the Sexist — (real name Sidney Smutt) is a character from the English comic book Viz . Sid s Background and Characteristics Sid and his mates Baz, Bob and Joe, who are all Geordies (meaning they are from Newcastle) spend a lot of time at the pub, using… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”