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(adj., part.) embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
abashed
(adj.) withdrawn, standing apart from others(usually as a matter of choice)
aloof
(n.) great mental suffering, distress, or pain; (v.) to be deeply tormented by pain or sorrow
anguish
(v.) to pronounce distictly; to express well in words; to fit together into a system; (adj.) able to use language effectively; expressed clearly and forcefully
articulate
(v.) to be in, or expose oneself to, pleasant warmth, ; to take pleasure in or derive enjoyment from
bask
(n.) an imperfection, flaw, or blemish of some kind; (v.) to desert cause or organization
defect
(n.) delicate skill; tact and cleverness; (v.) to accomplish something by cleverness, good judgement , or skillful evasion
finesse
(v.) to wave or flutter showily; to display in conceited, offensive way
flaunt
(adj.) frank, direct, straightforward
forthright
(adj.) cordial, pleasantly cheerful or warm
genial
(v.) to add gradually; to introduce or cause to be taken in
instill
(v.) to exclude from a group, banish, send away
ostracize
(n.) forewarning or forboding of a future event
premonition
(n.) a pen name, name assumed by a writer
pseudonym
(v.) to wash away impurities, clean up; (n.) the process of getting rid of something or someone decisively
purge
(v.) to make over in good form; to restore to good condition or to a former position
rehabilitate
(n.) an effect or consequence of some action or even, result; an echo or reverberation
repercussion
(adj.) bold, determined; firm
resolute
(adj.) able to hold, keep, or recall; retaining knowldege easily
retentive
(n.) a person or thing carrying the blame for other
scapegoat