pudency

noun
pu·​den·​cy | \ ˈpyü-dᵊn(t)-sē How to pronounce pudency (audio) \

Definition of pudency

First Known Use of pudency

circa 1616, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pudency

Latin pudentia, from pudent-, pudens, present participle of pudēre to be ashamed, make ashamed

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