GRE vocabulary: abash

Definition of abash (verb) - to lose self-confidence; to confuse; to put to shame; to disconcert; to embarrass

Abashed; Abashed; Abashing

Example sentences with this word:
  • There was no bewilderment or imbecility about the face that looked at him; rather there was a highness, almost an arrogance, in it which abashed him.

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