shamefast


shame·fast

adjective \ˈshām-ˌfast\

Definition of SHAMEFAST

archaic

Origin of SHAMEFAST

Middle English, from Old English scamfæst, from scamu + fæst fixed, fast
First Known Use: before 12th century

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