What is the opposite of abashment?

10 antonyms found



[ ɐbˈaʃmənt], [ ɐbˈaʃmənt], [ ɐ_b_ˈa_ʃ_m_ə_n_t]

Antonyms for Abashment:


Usage examples of Abashment:

  1. So the young lieutenant, taking no notice whatever of the cessation of the dancing, continued his story, and told several more, which Miss Nan found intensely interesting- so absorbing, indeed, that she met the eyes of her companion without any abashment and frequently laughed in her low, quiet way. "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
  2. " I don't stick thinking, as you do, Miss," Dolly answered, without abashment and knowing that the elder hated to be so addressed; " but things come to me by the light of nature, without a twelvemonth of brown- study. "Springhaven A Tale of the Great War", R. D. Blackmore.
  3. The usual Drove of Prominent Citizens who had come down to see that the Train got in and out all right backed away from the Educated Youth and Chewed their Tobacco in Shame and Abashment "Fables in Slang", George Ade.