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abashed
used in The Scarlet Letter

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to be embarrassed or self-conscious
  • In a moment, however, wisely judging that one token of her shame would but poorly serve to hide another, she took the baby on her arm, and with a burning blush, and yet a haughty smile, and a glance that would not be abashed, looked around at her townspeople and neighbours.
    Chapter 2 -- The Market Place (37% in)

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