how to pronounce abash


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abash is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of abash


  1. To lose self-possession; to become ashamed.
  2. To make ashamed; to embarrass; to destroy the self-possession of, as by exciting suddenly a consciousness of guilt, mistake, or inferiority; to disconcert; to discomfit.

abash frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word abash occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics abash can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that abash can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to abash


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