Origin of shameless
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1. brazen, indecent, impudent, bold, unabashed, unashamed. 2. hardened, unprincipled, corrupt.
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Examples from the Web for shamelessness
Shamelessness is always a fun trait to have in a morning-show host.Jenny McCarthy Twerks Out a Stellar ‘The View’ Debut
September 9, 2013
There is a shamelessness to the lack of inquiry or accountability in the Senate chambers.Why So Few Consequences in Robert Menendez and Mike Crapo Senate Scandals?
January 16, 2013
In the resurrection of Newt Gingrich, endurance and shamelessness played equally important roles.Will Anthony Weiner Mount a Political Comeback?
July 19, 2012
Forget the shamelessness, the emptiness, the glaring disingenuousness.Fatherly Obama’s Charm Turns Patronizing on Visit to ‘The View’
May 16, 2012
In such a climate of wearied cynicism, shamelessness may thrive.Berlusconi Burlesque
September 23, 2009
Even when my shamelessness makes them not know where to look.
Your shamelessness is balanced with gold for you at every step.
The unconscious grip which the shamelessness of it all had over him was evidenced in what he did.The Bishop of Cottontown
John Trotwood Moore
In all shamelessness, he turned his back on the battle and ran for cover.A Son Of The Sun
But he was shaking his head as he went, at my shamelessness, I suppose.The Prairie Child
- having no sense of shame; brazen
- done without shame; without decency or modesty
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Word Origin and History for shamelessness
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