Synonyms of shamefaced in English:

shamefaced


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adjective

1‘Giles looked shamefaced’

SYNONYMS

ashamed, abashed, sheepish, guilty, conscience-stricken, guilt-ridden, contrite, sorry, remorseful, repentant, penitent, hangdog, regretful, rueful, apologetic

embarrassed, mortified, red-faced, chagrined, humiliated, uncomfortable, discomfited

in sackcloth and ashes

informal with one's tail between one's legs

rare compunctious

ANTONYMS

proud, unrepentant