[syn: discredited, disgraced, dishonored, shamed]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Shame \Shame\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Shamed; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To make ashamed; to excite in (a person) a comsciousness
of guilt or impropriety, or of conduct derogatory to
reputation; to put to shame.
Were there but one righteous in the world, he would
. . . shame the world, and not the world him.
2. To cover with reproach or ignominy; to dishonor; to
And with foul cowardice his carcass shame.
3. To mock at; to deride. [Obs. or R.]
Ye have shamed the counsel of the poor. --Ps. xiv.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: showing a sense of guilt; "a guilty look"; "the hangdog
and shamefaced air of the retreating enemy"- Eric
Linklater [syn: guilty, hangdog, shamefaced,
2: suffering shame [syn: discredited, disgraced,
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
30 Moby Thesaurus words for "shamed":
abashed, ashamed, at a discount, blushing, chagrined, chapfallen,
crestfallen, crushed, discredited, disgraced, embarrassed, hangdog,
humbled, humiliated, in Dutch, in bad, in bad odor, in bad repute,
in discredit, in disfavor, in disgrace, in disrepute,
loaded with shame, mortified, out of countenance, out of favor,
red-faced, shamefaced, shamefast, under a cloud
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (late 1800's):
Shamed, destroying; wearing out