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abashed
used in Arrowsmith

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Definition
to be embarrassed or self-conscious
  • Before Angus appeared, Martin had to wait a quarter-hour in a smaller, richer, still more abashing reception-room.
    Chapter 24 (71% in)
  • Martin was abashed by this luxury.
    Chapter 17 (80% in)

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