n 1: a painful emotion resulting from an awareness of inadequacy
2: a state of dishonor; "one mistake brought shame to all his
family"; "suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison"
3: an unfortunate development; "it's a pity he couldn't do it"
v 1: bring dishonor upon [syn: dishonor
] [ant: honor
2: compel through a sense of shame; "She shamed him into making
3: cause to be ashamed
4: surpass or beat by a wide margin