Examples of shamefaced in a Sentence
He stood there, looking shamefaced.
the newspaper offered a shamefaced apology for having published photographs that were later exposed as fakes
Origin and Etymology of shamefaced
alteration of shamefast
First Known Use: 1593See Words from the same year
SHAMEFACED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shamefaced for English Language Learners
: feeling or showing shame
SHAMEFACED Defined for Kids
Definition of shamefaced for Students
: seeming ashamed
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