How to use
not before noun
feeling embarrassed and guilty because of something you have done
I felt ashamed of the things I'd said to him.
be ashamed to do something
I'm ashamed to admit that I've never read any of his books.
I'm ashamed that I haven't replied to your letter yet.
Anna felt thoroughly ashamed when she realized what she'd said.
Everyone cries sometimes - it's
nothing to be ashamed of.
be/feel ashamed of yourself
You should be ashamed of yourself.
feeling uncomfortable because someone does something that embarrasses you
Many children feel ashamed of their parents.
be ashamed to be/do something
Their behaviour makes me ashamed to be British.
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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