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Meaning of SHAMELESS

Pronunciation:  'sheymlis

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  feeling no shame; "a shameless imposter"; "an unblushing apologist for fascism"
 

SHAMELESS is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: unashamed, unblushing
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Shame"less\, a. [AS. scamle['a]s.]
1. Destitute of shame; wanting modesty; brazen-faced;
   insensible to disgrace. ``Such shameless bards we have.''
   --Pope.

         Shame enough to shame thee, wert thou not shameless.
                                               --Shak.

2. Indicating want of modesty, or sensibility to disgrace;
   indecent; as, a shameless picture or poem.

Syn: Impudent; unblushing; audacious; immodest; indecent;
     indelicate. -- {Shame"less*ly}, adv. --
     {Shame"less*ness}, n.

 

 

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