Definition of Shamed

1. Adjective. Showing a sense of guilt. "The hangdog and shamefaced air of the retreating enemy"

Exact synonyms: Guilty, Hangdog, Shamefaced
Similar to: Ashamed
Derivative terms: Guilt, Guiltiness, Shamefacedness



2. Adjective. Suffering shame.
Exact synonyms: Discredited, Disgraced, Dishonored
Similar to: Ashamed

Definition of Shamed

1. Verb. (past of shame) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Shamed

1. shame [v] - See also: shame

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shamed

shamblers
shambles
shamblier
shambling
shamblingly
shamblings
shambly
shambolic
shambolically
shame
shame, shame
shame on you
shame plant
shameable
shameably
shamed (current term)
shamefaced
shamefacedly
shamefacedness
shamefast
shamefastly
shamefastness
shameful
shamefully
shamefulness
shamefulnesses
shameless
shamelessly
shamelessness
shamelessnesses

Literary usage of Shamed

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1. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, John Graham Cordery (1871)
"Of me and all the deep dishonour shamed !" She spake, unknowing ; Earth, life-gendering Earth, Held them long-since in Lacedaemon laid, Ev'n in their own ..."

2. The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Translated Out of by Robert M. Hartley, American Bible Society, Wightman family (1875)
"... 6 Ye have shamed the counsel of the poor, because the LORD is his refuge. fear: for God is in the generation of the righteous. ..."

3. Father Damien: An Open Letter to the Reverend Doctor Hyde of Honolulu by Robert Louis Stevenson (1890)
"... when I suppose you would regret the circumstance ? that you would feel the tale of frailty the more keenly since it shamed the author of your days ? and ..."

4. A Journal Or Historical Account of the Life, Travels, Sufferings, Christian by George Fox, William Penn, Margaret Askew Fell Fox (1839)
"The like was done in several other places, till the officers had shamed and tired themselves, and then were glad to give over. ..."

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