abash / əˈbæʃ /


abash 的定义

v. 有主动词 verb
  1. to destroy the self-confidence, poise, or self-possession of; disconcert; make ashamed or embarrassed: to abash someone by sneering.

abash 近义词

v. 动词 verb


abash 的近义词 2
abash 的反义词 1


  1. Rag′abash, a low fellow; Rag′amuffin, a low, disreputable person.
  2. Nor did her presence in the least abash the boys, for they saw no impropriety in the act.
  3. Even the supreme solemnity of the Wafer borne through the kneeling streets cannot abash the trustful gaze of childhood.
  4. How strong and pure the fire in her must be when her father's presence could not abash her from this betrayal of her love!
  5. The young lady looked rather astonished, and not over well pleased, but this did not in any way abash Mr Glover.