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Shamefast

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Pronunciation : Shame"fast
Part of Speech : a.
Etymology : [AS. scamf?st.]
Definition : Defn: Modest; shamefaced. -- Shame"fast*ly, adv. -- Shame"fast*ness, n. [Archaic] See Shamefaced. Shamefast she was in maiden shamefastness. Chaucer. [Conscience] is a blushing shamefast spirit. Shak. Modest apparel with shamefastness. 1 Tim. ii. 9 (Rev. Ver.).
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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