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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sense of shame, sense of duty(noun)

    a motivating awareness of ethical responsibility

    sense of duty

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  1. senseofshame

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  1. John Githongo:

    What we don't have here is that sense of shame, people remain in office even though they have manifestly lost public confidence.

  2. Proverb:

    A shameless person has no sense of shame at all.

  3. Linda Kay Klein:

    The fictions I had learned in church haunted me, i thought if you were in a hot tub and someone ejaculated, [ sperm ] would somehow get over to you. Sex created such a sense of shame that not only could I not have [ it ], I had nightmares and constant nagging thoughts of how far we had gone sexually.

  4. Nicola Pocock:

    Male survivors tend to feel a crushing sense of shame that they, as breadwinners, come back with nothing, a lot of them return to poor rural areas and find limited job opportunities, which is why they migrated in the first place.

  5. Bill Cassidy:

    Patients should be the reason for the care, not an excuse for the bill, this is a bipartisan solution ensuring patients are protected and don't receive surprise bills that are uncapped by anything but a sense of shame.

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