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1. sense

verb. ['ˈsɛns'] perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles.

Synonyms

  • perceive
  • comprehend

Antonyms

  • insignificance
  • unimportance
  • significant

Etymology

  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sens (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word sense-of-shame


1. Noun Phrase
Injury to self-esteem of the narcissist underlies a resounding sense of shame and failure.

2. sense

noun. ['ˈsɛns'] a general conscious awareness.

Synonyms

  • sense of responsibility
  • sense of direction
  • knowingness
  • consciousness
  • awareness
  • cognisance

Antonyms

  • inanimateness
  • insentience
  • effector
  • sensitizing

Etymology

  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sens (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. sense

noun. ['ˈsɛns'] the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted.

Synonyms

  • import
  • acceptation
  • meaning
  • word meaning
  • signified
  • signification
  • word sense

Antonyms

  • judgment in personam
  • judiciousness
  • injudiciousness
  • approval

Etymology

  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sens (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. sense

noun. ['ˈsɛns'] the faculty through which the external world is apprehended.

Synonyms

  • sentiency
  • module
  • sensibility
  • sensitiveness
  • sentience
  • sense modality
  • mental faculty
  • sensory faculty
  • sensory system
  • modality
  • sensitivity
  • faculty

Antonyms

  • unperceptiveness
  • insensitiveness
  • sentient
  • insentient

Etymology

  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sens (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. shame

noun. ['ˈʃeɪm'] a painful emotion resulting from an awareness of inadequacy or guilt.

Synonyms

  • self-disgust
  • conscience
  • embarrassment
  • self-hatred

Antonyms

  • love
  • humanize
  • flatter
  • bore

Etymology

  • scamian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • scamu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. sense

noun. ['ˈsɛns'] sound practical judgment.

Synonyms

  • good sense
  • gumption
  • judgment
  • logic
  • horse sense
  • discernment
  • mother wit
  • nous
  • road sense
  • sagacity
  • judgement
  • sagaciousness

Antonyms

  • insensibility
  • unconsciousness
  • insensitive
  • sensitive

Etymology

  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sens (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. shame

noun. ['ˈʃeɪm'] a state of dishonor.

Synonyms

  • opprobrium
  • obloquy
  • dishonor
  • odium
  • reproach
  • ignominy
  • disgrace
  • humiliation

Antonyms

  • hire
  • extinguish
  • fall
  • lower

Etymology

  • scamian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • scamu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. shame

noun. ['ˈʃeɪm'] an unfortunate development.

Synonyms

  • bad luck
  • pity

Antonyms

  • esteem
  • repute
  • accept

Etymology

  • scamian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • scamu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. shame

verb. ['ˈʃeɪm'] bring shame or dishonor upon.

Synonyms

  • dishonour
  • attaint
  • dishonor
  • defile
  • befoul
  • foul
  • disgrace

Antonyms

  • de-energize
  • anesthetize
  • cause to sleep
  • wake

Etymology

  • scamian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • scamu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. sense

noun. ['ˈsɛns'] a natural appreciation or ability.

Synonyms

  • appreciation
  • grasp

Antonyms

  • unsusceptibility
  • reversal
  • judgment in rem

Etymology

  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sens (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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