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Meaning of “shame” - Learner’s Dictionary

shame

verb [T]     /ʃeɪm/
to make someone feel embarrassed and guilty about something: [+ into + doing sth] His children are trying to shame him into giving up smoking.EmbarrassingHumiliating and degrading
Translations of “shame”
in Vietnamese làm ô nhục…
in Spanish avergonzar, deshonrar…
in Thai ทำให้อับอาย…
in Malaysian memalukan…
in French faire honte à…
in German beschämen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不好的感覺, 使感到羞愧, 使丟臉…
in Indonesian memalukan…
in Russian пристыдить…
in Turkish utandırmak, mahcup etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不好的感觉, 使感到羞愧, 使丢脸…
in Polish zawstydzić…
(Definition of shame verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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