Definition of abbreviation (noun) -to lose self-confidence; to confuse; to put to shame; to disconcert; to embarrass
Part of speech:Verb
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.
I abashed my teacher when I told him that he’s short.
The couple unabashedly made out in the school hallway.