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to cause (a person) to be self-consciously distressed

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Until then I have only sweet memories and a poem that seems written just for her: Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul And sings the tune without the words and never stops at all, And Sweetest in the Gale is heard; And sore must he the storm That could abash the little bird That kept so many warm I've heard it in the chillest land And on the strangest sea, Yet never, in extremity, It asked a crumb of me --Emily Dickinson, Poem 254
Hizbullah and Al Abash used heavy weapons during the August 24 clashes and at least three people were killed.
Abash after baby Heidi's christening in Warrington was a pounds 13-a-head buffet - at a local curry house.
Abash is quickly organised and a good time is had by all, until Tony arrives to deliver a shocking revelation.
The US government led by its unpredictable and abash President Donald Trump have embarked on a collision course with China and to improve its trade balance with them.
Therefore, he pleaded the court to direct the banks to hire the services of eunuchs and hermaphrodites for the purpose, as they were best suited to insist and abash the defaulters to pay back the loans while shouting outside their residences.
"Hope" is the thing with feathers - That perches in the soul - And sings the tune without the words - And never stops - at all - And sweetest- in the Gale- is heard- And sore must be the storm- That could abash the little Bird That kept so many warm- I've heard it in the chillest land - And on the strangest sea - Yet, never, in Extremity, It asked a crumb - of Me.
"Abash" is defined as "to make ashamed or uneasy" or "to disconcert." It comes from a Latin word that means "to gape" or "to yawn." He is not against getting people to "gape" at his new Eden where there will be zero tolerance for yawning in such classes such as Catholicism in Tudor England.
And to show how far her French is coming along - she's been having abash at chattering to French fans at gigs for a while - Connie sang the song half in French and half in English.
Abash, Pin Code-721102, Paschim Midnapore, West Bengal.
Address : Executive Officer, Midnapore Sadar PS, Barpathar Cantonment , Abash
During the 2012 London Olympics, the government was so abashed by the archaic Sunday trading laws that they were suspended for eight weeks.
However, in-spite of all the efforts, India has fallen short of defaming Pakistan and was abashed on multiple forums including the United Nations.
At the same time, Issie was abashed at her own forwardness; a voice within her asked where did she think she was going?
Klaveren is now feeling abashed over his previous statements.