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shame: embarrassment, humiliation, disgrace
He has no shame. He is never embarrassed, he is not scared of what people think. (negative)

to be, to feel ashamed: to be, to feel embarrassed, guilty, humiliated
You should be ashamed of yourself. How could you eat all of my wedding cake?

that's a shame: that's a pity, that's bad luck, that's unfortunate

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