The word “abashment” has 3 syllables: a-bash-ment.

It's pronounced as /əˈbæʃmənt/.

What is synonym and antonym for abashment?

In the thesaurus, “abashment” has 2 synonyms and 8 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for abashment along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for abashment

  • confusion
  • embarrassment

Antonyms for abashment

  • aplomb
  • assurance
  • composure
  • confidence
  • coolness
  • equanimity
  • poise
  • self-confidence

Example Sentences

  • Her unexpected question caused a moment of abashment among the normally composed panelists.
  • Despite his usual poise, a hint of abashment crossed his face when caught off guard.
  • The comedian skillfully turned the awkward situation into a source of laughter, diffusing any sense of abashment in the audience.
  • The student's face turned red with abashment as she realized she had mispronounced a critical word during the presentation.
  • The diplomat handled the sensitive question with grace, avoiding any visible signs of abashment in front of the international press.

On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to abashment, such as: aplomb, assurance, composure, confidence, confusion, coolness, embarrassment.

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