Upper-income people,” he sheepishly told CNN, “will have to contribute to long-term debt reduction.
One afternoon he noticed me sheepishly looking at the screen.
She complied, albeit sheepishly, mouthing one that was surprisingly conventional and all-American.
When asked shortly after sitting down about his (now slightly faded) purple hair, he sheepishly replied, “My mom does it.”
Avoid if possible; the phrase “[x] was caught lying and sheepishly acknowledged it” is preferable.
"I never saw him so bad before," said the other, sheepishly.
"I'm just cursing myself for being a fool," Turnbull said sheepishly.
"Yes; I have a sort of recollection of it," answered Nugget sheepishly.
He offered his hand to her, sheepishly, and she gave it a vixenish slap.
sheepishly, but still trying to look as though he didn't care, Cheapside hopped out into the passage and Dab-Dab closed the door.