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English definition of “shame”


verb [T] (COMPARE WELL)    /ʃeɪm/
to be so much better than something that is seems of a low standard by comparison : The school's exam results shame those of the other schools in the area .Surpassing in quality or number
(Definition of shame verb (COMPARE WELL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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