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shamefast

[sheym-fast, -fahst] /ˈʃeɪmˌfæst, -ˌfɑst/
adjective, Archaic.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English schamfast shamefaced, orig., modest, bashful, Old English sc(e)amfæst; see shame, fast1
Related forms
shamefastly, adverb
shamefastness, noun
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