This, I confess, shamefully gave rise to momentary schadenfreude—even glee.
Republican legislation and a long ballot led to shamefully long lines in the Sunshine State.
No doubt there were German Muslims who felt their religious liberty was shamefully abridged.
And Sharpton, Jackson, Holder, and yes, Obama, too, are shamefully silent.
Top Supreme Court contender Elena Kagan, is an able administrator with a shamefully thin record of legal scholarship.
This was to them one of the wonders connected with his rising, as Simon had so shamefully denied him so shortly before.
Russia, of course, for many years has been shamefully misgoverned.
I shouldn't blame Chloe if she put us on short commons this morning, we are shamefully late.
The cause of the people is not in any country so shamefully and badly represented.
They had treated her shamefully since she had been in the East.
Old English scamful "modest;" see shame (n.) + -ful. Meaning "disgraceful, causing shame" is from c.1300. Related: Shamefully; shamefulness. Middle English shamely (adv.) "shamefully" for some reason has fallen from use. Old English scamlic (adj.) "shameful, disgraceful," but this also could mean "modest."