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huggermugger

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cloak-and-dagger, covertly, secretiveness, Clandestinity, Secretness, Covertness, clandestinely, clandestineness, huggermuggery, clandestine.
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Correct spelling:
abashed

Synonyms:

adjective
all
abashed, embarrassed, chagrined.
confused
out to lunch, unglued, at sea, muddle-headed, glassy-eyed, taken aback, screwy, come apart, shot to pieces, at sixes and sevens, not with it, at a loss, unscrewed, thrown off balance.
exhibiting mental discomfort, ill at ease
mortified, rattled, taken aback, disconcerted, bewildered, chagrined, crushed, fazed, embarrassed, confounded, humbled, humiliated, in a tizzy, shamed, ashamed, bugged, confused, fuddled, discombobulated.
fearful
afraid.
frightened
jellyfish, in a cold sweat, rabbity, pushing the panic button, Butterflies, Chicken-hearted, having kittens, running scared, in a panic, in a sweat, unnerved.
humble
homely, mild, meek, contrite, selfless, modest, submissive, plain, unobtrusive, unpretentious, apologetic, humble, plebeian, unassuming, self-effacing, sheepish.
humbled
humiliated.
panicky
fearsome.
noun
abashed
chagrined, embarrassed, discomposed.
verb
humbled
disconcerted, humbled, mortified, embarrassed, humiliated, discomfited, fazed.
Examples of usage:
  1. " That is a young lady who gives a man much food for thought," remarked the minister to Mr. Gray, as, somewhat abashed, but greatly impressed, he was leaving the house a few minutes later. – The Old Gray Homestead by Frances Parkinson Keyes
  2. Jeff seemed to believe Westover a person of such influence that he could secure his release at once, and he was abashed to find that he must pass the night in the cell, where he conferred with Westover through the bars. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  3. The others echoed his sentiments faintly, hesitatingly, for they were abashed at what they saw in their chief's face and realized that words were weak and meaningless. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  4. Johnnie herself was dumb and abashed, now, in his presence. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  5. Fine as they seemed to him, they only abashed him and filled him with a sense of obligation to a man he dreaded. – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine
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