- IPA: /əˈʃeɪmd/
- Feeling shame or guilt.
- 1560, [William Whittingham et al., transl.], The Bible and Holy Scriptures Conteyned in the Olde and Newe Testament. […] (the Geneva Bible), Geneva: Printed by Rouland Hall, OCLC 557472409 ↗, Isaiah XLII:17, folio 298, verso ↗:
- They ſhal be turned backe : they ſhal be greatly aſhamed, that truſt in grauẽ images, and ſay to the molten images, Ye are our gods.
- 1859, Horace Mann, Address at Antioch College:
- Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
- French: honteux
- German: beschämt
- Portuguese: envergonhado, avergonhado
- Russian: присты́женный
- Spanish: avergonzado, abochornado, apenado
- Simple past tense and past participle of ashame