Shame in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Shame

(transitive) To cause to feel shame. | To cover with reproach or ignominy; to dishonor; to disgrace. | (transitive) To drive or compel by shame.

Short Example Sentence for Shame

  • 1. All his muscles quivered with shame and rage. 🔊
  • 2. To wed himself to shame and this vile woman. 🔊
  • 3. The whole countryside will cry shame on ye! 🔊
  • 4. It was to borrow, which she did without shame or apology. 🔊
  • 5. Ay, shame to them, indeed! 🔊
  • 6. All Athens cries out shame upon him for it. 🔊
  • 7. The whole town cries out shame upon him, Micio. 🔊
  • 8. Indeed I like them not, and oft cry shame upon them. 🔊
  • 9. So we waited, eating shame and little else, at Ali's. 🔊
  • 10. Oh, shame upon me, thus to ramble, when I should be restoring merely! 🔊
  • 11. We cannot face them--to our shame be it spoken! 🔊
  • 12. I'd think shame to stick to nursie as that shadow sticks to me! 🔊
  • 13. Dan Anderson's back was in shame turned to me as he gazed down the valley. 🔊
  • 14. It's a shame to take the money they give me for running this system, Gordon. 🔊

How to use Shame in Sentence?

  • 1. Certainly the relics took no shame from such a seizure and such a guardianship. 🔊
  • 2. He turned red with shame at this vulgar admission but the young woman only smiled. 🔊
  • 3. The general feeling was one of profound shame and humiliation in behalf of the country. 🔊
  • 4. He let the thought sink in, until the very lees of shame tasted like ashes in his mouth. 🔊
  • 5. I could have jumped up and shaken hands with the stranger also, but a false shame prevented me. 🔊
  • 6. What is the shame that clothes the skin To the nameless horror that lives within? 🔊
  • 7. And gave him a cloak to hide him in, And left him alone with his shame and sin. 🔊
  • 8. Gordon remembered long afterwards, with shame for his Speech, how wistful that smile was. 🔊
  • 9. Shame, shame upon you all! who give wine to the Prince in order to ask blood of him. 🔊
  • 10. I realised, with shame and with impotent vexation, that I was defeated all along the line. 🔊
  • 11. He answered me (I write it with shame and contrition) most mildly, most affectionately. 🔊
  • 12. Her head hung in shame, and Richard Darcy knew that the shame was not for herself. 🔊
  • 13. Double portion of my shame be on you, Terence Mulvaney, that think yourself so strong! 🔊
  • 14. I thought shame to beguile a poor old man that way, but, sir, I could not stop it. 🔊
  • 15. The knowledge induced a sense of shame which no consciousness of committed crime could have exceeded. 🔊
  • 16. Eh dear, yes, it's a shame for me, an' I know I ought to be glad hoo isn't sufferin' no longer. 🔊
  • 17. God knows to what far-away corner of the world they have fled, to hide their shame and their sorrow. 🔊
  • 18. When he has got a soul fairly in his clutches, his first business is to deprive it of all shame and fear. 🔊
  • 19. She did not want to wound and shame him as he would be wounded and shamed if he found himself not married to her, and his son illegitimate. 🔊
  • 20. What officers had said to men in that time of shame and humiliation will never be known; for neither officers nor men speak of it now. 🔊
  • 21. Dukovski hid his nose in the collar of his overcoat, as if he was afraid that the darkness and the drizzling rain might read the shame in his face. 🔊
  • 22. But King had hardly given the order when shame told him he had sent a native on an errand he had no liking for himself. 🔊
  • 23. It strikes me now that under the circumstances I might have without shame gone back to listen at the keyhole. 🔊
  • 24. I clapped my hands with glee, but an old woman by the road-side said that it was a shame to take out that innocent babe on such bloodthirsty work. 🔊
  • 25. I feel as though this very paper I am writing on would carry on it the blush of burning shame that covers me. 🔊
  • 26. Who put the open shame on me an' my child that we shud go beggin' through the lines in the broad daylight for the broken word of a man? 🔊