verb (used with object)
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Origin of abash
OTHER WORDS FROM abasha·bash·ment, noun
Words nearby abash
Example sentences from the Web for abash
Rag′abash, a low fellow; Rag′amuffin, a low, disreputable person.
Nor did her presence in the least abash the boys, for they saw no impropriety in the act.South and South Central Africa|H. Frances Davidson
Even the supreme solemnity of the Wafer borne through the kneeling streets cannot abash the trustful gaze of childhood.Spanish Highways and Byways|Katharine Lee Bates
How strong and pure the fire in her must be when her father's presence could not abash her from this betrayal of her love!A Modern Instance|William Dean Howells
The young lady looked rather astonished, and not over well pleased, but this did not in any way abash Mr Glover.Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships|W.H.G. Kingston