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1. abash, embarrass

cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious

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(tr; usually passive)
to cause to feel ill at ease, embarrassed, or confused; make ashamed

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verb transitive
to make embarrassed and ill at ease; make self-conscious; disconcert

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tr.v. a·bashed, a·bash·ing, a·bash·es
To make ashamed or uneasy; disconcert. See Synonyms at embarrass.

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