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ashamed 选择性必修1000 全国卷频次:6 教材出处:译林版选必修B4U1
We are often ashamed of our shortcomings, our mistakes and our failures.
Mrs. Thompson was ashamed of herself.
ashamed of 难为情，害臊；对…感到羞耻；对…感到惭愧
feel ashamed 感到羞愧
慚愧的,羞恥的,害臊的I am ashamed of you.我為你感到羞恥.
ashamed / E5Feimd /
[not before noun] 1. ~ (of sth / sb / yourself) | ~ (that…) | ~ (to be sth) feeling shame or embarrassment about sb / sth or because of sth you have done
She was deeply ashamed of her behaviour at the party.
His daughter looked such a mess that he was ashamed of her.
You should be ashamed of yourself for telling such lies.
I feel almost ashamed that I’ve been so lucky.
The football riots made me ashamed to be English.
Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of.
2. ~ to do sth unwilling to do sth because of shame or embarrassment
I’m ashamed to say that I lied to her.
I cried at the end and I’m not ashamed to admit it.
I felt ashamed of the things I’d said to him.
be ashamed to do something
I’m ashamed to admit that I’ve never read any of his books.
She felt ashamed that she had missed her sister’s wedding.
Alan was deeply ashamed when he remembered what he’d said.
Everyone cries sometimes – it’s nothing to be ashamed of.
be/feel ashamed of yourself
You should be ashamed of yourself.
2 feeling uncomfortable because someone does something that embarrasses you 〔因别人所做的事而〕感到不好意思的，难为情的
Many children feel ashamed of their parents.
ashamed to be/do something
Their behaviour makes me ashamed to be British.
1.ADJ-GRADED 能被表示程度的副词或介词词组修饰的形容词惭愧的；羞耻的；害臊的 If someone is ashamed, they feel embarrassed or guilty because of something they do or they have done, or because of their appearance.
I felt incredibly ashamed of myself for getting so angry…
She was ashamed that she looked so shabby…
I’m a lesbian and I’m not ashamed about it.
2.ADJ-GRADED 能被表示程度的副词或介词词组修饰的形容词（为…）感到羞耻的，感到难为情的 If you are ashamed of someone, you feel embarrassed to be connected with them, often because of their appearance or because you disapprove of something they have done.
【搭配模式】：v-link ADJ of n
I’ve never told this to anyone, but it’s true, I was terribly ashamed of my mum.
3.ADJ-GRADED 能被表示程度的副词或介词词组修饰的形容词羞于…的；因尴尬而不愿…的 If someone is ashamed to do something, they do not want to do it because they feel embarrassed about it.
【搭配模式】：v-link ADJ to-inf
Women are often ashamed to admit they are being abused.
not used before a noun [more ashamed; most ashamed] 1
: feeling shame or guilt感到羞愧；感到羞耻
She was ashamed that she hit her brother. = She felt ashamed for/about hitting her brother.
You ought to be ashamed!
— often + of
You ought to be ashamed of yourself!
He was deeply ashamed of his behavior at the company party.
I’m not ashamed of what I did. There’s nothing to be ashamed of.
I can’t believe that you behaved so rudely. I’m ashamed of you!
: not wanting to do something because of shame or embarrassment羞于（做某事）
I can’t believe that you behaved so rudely. I’m ashamed to be seen with you!
We were too ashamed to go back to school. [=we didn’t go back to school because we were too embarrassed] 我们不好意思回学校。
I’m ashamed [=embarrassed] to admit it, but I still don’t know how to ride a bicycle. = I’m ashamed to say I still don’t know how to ride a bicycle.