OTHER WORDS FROM abasheda·bash·ed·ly [uh-bash-id-lee], /əˈbæʃ ɪd li/, adverba·bash·ed·ness, nounun·a·bashed, adjective
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I felt relieved for the character, and slightly abashed for rushing to diagnose her with a mental illness.Diagnosing Jane, Louis C.K.’s Troubled Daughter on ‘Louie’ Who Can’t Separate Dreams From Reality|Russell Saunders|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When she came to power in 1978, Britain was a dreary, dreary place: dingy, funereal, abashed, scruffy, feckless.How Margaret Thatcher Transformed British Politics|Tunku Varadarajan|April 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
No; there I stood, half-astonished, half-abashed while the Marquise continued on her knees and made her silent orisons.
Yielding to the advice of his friends, he put on it a price the amount of which abashed him.
The man drew back abashed, perhaps ashamed, for his dark face flushed.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
If possible, be not abashed by one or two errors at the first plunge—swim on till you have confidence.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
His colleague looks abashed, like a schoolboy caught in a naughty act.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman