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Synonyms for unblushing

characterized by or done without shame

Synonyms for unblushing

feeling no shame


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Once, twice, and again in his peroration he repeated his demand, using always--that they might see he was acquainted with their local argot--using always, I say, the word which the Inspector had given him in England long ago--the short, adhesive word which, by itself, surprises even unblushing Ethiopia.
Despicable trickery at elections; under-handed tamperings with public officers; cowardly attacks upon opponents, with scurrilous newspapers for shields, and hired pens for daggers; shameful trucklings to mercenary knaves, whose claim to be considered, is, that every day and week they sow new crops of ruin with their venal types, which are the dragon's teeth of yore, in everything but sharpness; aidings and abettings of every bad inclination in the popular mind, and artful suppressions of all its good influences: such things as these, and in a word, Dishonest Faction in its most depraved and most unblushing form, stared out from every corner of the crowded hall.
Gildas, great historians, whose honesty and truthfulness was "fairly well proven" (112), and he also laments that "a writer in our times has started up and invented the most ridiculous fictions concerning them, and with unblushing effrontery, extols them far above the Macedonians and Romans" (113).
The unblushing Sanders, though, brags in Outsider in the White House that he walked right into the jaws of hell to get the compact approved, even working with, pardon the expression, Republicans: "We take it any way we can get it.
Such are the circumstances of this ostentatious and improbable relation, dictated, as it too plainly appears, by the vanity of the monarch, adorned by the unblushing servility of his flatterers, and received without contradiction by a distant and obsequious senate.
These are the subjects of constant and unblushing violation.
Interacting with Twigs, it's hard to imagine this unblushing seductress emerging from the same soft-spoken young woman who shyly offers me cupcakes and tea.
Biographer Jeremy Hodges said: "It would seem some unblushing daughter of Venus did Louis a lasting injury .
This of itself, should damn him in the public mind, and strike his bold, insolent and unblushing head into the dust of public scorn and loathing.
I would not engage in psychological speculation if Lord Black didn't seem to invite it by his unblushing candor.
As Anthony Lane wrote in his review, "The Artist will cleave--far more loyally than Mel Brooks' Silent Movie (1976) did--to the rules of the game, supplying not just printed titles, but a breathless musical score, unblushing melodrama, a bouquet of sight gags, a girl with a kiss curl, and a corpulent cop.
My Messy Body takes an unblushing look at all the ways our body eliminates waste and explains the physiology and purpose of tears, sweat, earwax, nasal mucus/snot, urine/ pee, feces/poo, vomit and pus.
On the rhetorical level, the poet presents himself as a disinterested spokesman for social consensus, representing the world's and the young man's allegedly interlinked interests while oscillating between tender reproach and unblushing praise.
An unblushing confidence that they are the defenders of the faith called to cleanse the church of Vatican II heresies, including the laity's participation in the administration and ministry of the church.