shameless

[ sheym-lis ]
/ ˈʃeɪm lɪs /

adjective

lacking any sense of shame: immodest; audacious.
insensible to disgrace.
showing no shame.

Origin of shameless

before 900; Middle English; Old English sceamlēas. See shame, -less

Related forms

shame·less·ly, adverbshame·less·ness, noun

Can be confused

shameless shameful
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shameless

/ (ˈʃeɪmlɪs) /

adjective

having no sense of shame; brazen
done without shame; without decency or modesty

Derived Forms

shamelessly, adverbshamelessness, noun
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