shameless

  • 1 shameless — shameless, brazen, barefaced, brash, impudent can apply to persons and their acts that defy the moral code or social decorum when they mean characterized by boldness and a lack of a sense of shame. Shameless implies a lack of effective restraints …

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  • 2 Shameless — Shame less, a. [AS. scamle[ a]s.] 1. Destitute of shame; wanting modesty; brazen faced; insensible to disgrace. Such shameless bards we have. Pope. [1913 Webster] Shame enough to shame thee, wert thou not shameless. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 shameless — index arrant (onerous), brazen, contemptible, depraved, dishonest, disreputable, dissolute, flagrant …

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  • 4 shameless — (adj.) O.E. sceamleas; see SHAME (Cf. shame) + LESS (Cf. less). Related: Shamelessly; shamelessness …

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  • 5 shameless — [adj] corrupt, indecent abandoned, arrant, audacious, barefaced, bold, brash, brassy, brazen, cheeky*, depraved, dissolute, flagrant, forward, hardened, high handed*, immodest, immoral, improper, impudent, incorrigible, insolent, lewd, outrageous …

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  • 6 shameless — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing a lack of shame. DERIVATIVES shamelessly adverb shamelessness noun …

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  • 7 shameless — [shāmlis] adj. having or showing no feeling of shame, modesty, or decency; brazen; impudent shamelessly adv. shamelessness n …

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  • 8 Shameless — Infobox Television show name = Shameless format = Dramedy caption = Opening credits for series 1 4 network = Channel 4 creator = Paul Abbott executive producer = Paul Abbott head writer = Paul Abbott Danny Brocklehurst starring = David Threlfall… …

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  • 9 Shameless — Seriendaten Deutscher Titel Shameless …

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  • 10 Shameless — Para la versión estadounidense de la serie, véase Shameless (serie de televisión estadounidense). Shameless Género Comedia dramática Creado por …

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  • 11 shameless — adj. shameless to + inf. (it was shameless of them to do that) * * * [ ʃeɪmlɪs] shameless to + inf. (it was shameless of them to do that) …

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  • 12 Shameless — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Shameless, une série télévisée britannique. Shameless, une série télévisée américaine adaptée de la version britannique. Shameless, un groupe de rock… …

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  • 13 shameless — [[t]ʃe͟ɪmləs[/t]] ADJ GRADED (disapproval) If you describe someone as shameless, you mean that they should be ashamed of their behaviour, which is unacceptable to other people. ...a shameless attempt to stifle democratic debate. ...a shameless… …

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  • 14 shameless — adjective Date: before 12th century 1. having no shame ; insensible to disgrace < a shameless braggart > 2. showing lack of shame < the shameless exploitation of the natives > • shamelessly adverb • shamelessness noun …

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  • 15 shameless — adj. Shameless is used with these nouns: ↑exploitation …

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  • 16 shameless — shame|less [ˈʃeımləs] adj not seeming to be ashamed of your bad behaviour although other people think you should be ashamed ▪ the shameless way he lied to us >shamelessly adv ▪ She shamelessly took advantage of him. >shamelessness n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 shameless — shame|less [ ʃeımləs ] adjective not feeling ashamed about behaving in a way that other people do not approve of a. done without caring what other people will think of you: a shameless attempt to score political points ╾ shame|less|ly adverb ╾… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 shameless — adjective not seeming to be ashamed of your bad behaviour: a shameless liar shamelessly adverb shamelessness noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 shameless — adjective a shameless display of flirtation Syn: flagrant, blatant, barefaced, overt, brazen, brash, audacious, outrageous, undisguised, unconcealed, transparent; immodest, indecorous; unabashed, unashamed, unblushing, unrepentant Ant …

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  • 20 shameless — [ˈʃeɪmləs] adj not feeling ashamed of behaving in a way that other people do not approve of a shameless womanizer[/ex] shamelessly adv …

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