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SENSE OF SHAME

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does sense of shame mean? 

SENSE OF SHAME (noun)
  The noun SENSE OF SHAME has 1 sense:

1. a motivating awareness of ethical responsibility

  Familiarity information: SENSE OF SHAME used as a noun is very rare.


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SENSE OF SHAME (noun)


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Meaning:

A motivating awareness of ethical responsibility

Classified under:

Nouns denoting goals

Synonyms:

sense of duty; sense of shame

Hypernyms ("sense of shame" is a kind of...):

conscience; moral sense; scruples; sense of right and wrong (motivation deriving logically from ethical or moral principles that govern a person's thoughts and actions)


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