abashedness

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From abashed +‎ -ness

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abashedness (uncountable)

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ “abashedness” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, ISBN 978-0-19-860457-0, page 2.