Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Shame"

The meaning of "Shame" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does shaming mean?
A: shaming is a negative word. Shaming is an action that makes someone feel ashamed or humiliated.

Body shaming : humiliating certain people for their body shape

Q: What does shame mean?
A: When you did something weird or you had a mistake you fell shame. usually somone say to you 'shame on you" and it refers to your behavior.
Q: What does that'a a shame mean?
A: "That's a shame" means you feel that something is disappointing or sad. It's an expression of pity when something bad happens.

It's a shame she can't come to my party.
You have the flu? That's a shame.
I heard you were in a car accident, what a shame.
It's a shame she wasn't nicer or we would have been friends.

Sometimes people add real or really to be more expressive:
That's a real shame.
It really is a shame.
Q: What does what a shame mean?
A: -I forgot to study so I think I am failing this exam.
-seriously?, oh my God, what a shame!
Q: What does It's a shame! mean?
A: Yes it means the same as "it's a pity"

Example sentences using "Shame"

Q: Please show me example sentences with shame.
A: I drank too much alcohol and my friends shamed me.
I felt ashamed of my bad test score.
Someone shamed me for being late.
What a shame she failed that class.
What you did was shameful and disrespectful
Q: Please show me example sentences with shame on you.
A: “I can’t believe you cheated on the test, shame on you!”
“ Shame on you for teasing your sister”
Q: Please show me example sentences with What a shame.
A: Person A: I'm sorry, I can't take up your job offer.
Person B: What a shame. I was rooting for you.
Q: Please show me example sentences with shame.
A: It was a shame that I couldn't finish the job.
Q: Please show me example sentences with it’s a shame.
A: It's a shame that we have to sit inside doing homework on such a beautiful day.

It's a shame that you sold your Gamecube, since I wanted to play Donkey Konga with you.

You lost on the final round of the game? Darn, that's a shame.

You wanted the car tonight so you could go to a party? I guess it's a shame, since I needed it to go to my job tonight.

Synonyms of "Shame" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between I feel shame. and I feel a shame ?
A: "I feel a shame" is incorrect -- in this case, "shame" is not countable.

Rather than "I feel shame", you could say "I feel ashamed".
Q: What is the difference between shame and regret ?
A: Shame is a feeling of humiliation because of doing something wrong.
Example: “He brought shame to his family.”

Regret is a feeling of guilt after doing something wrong (such as losing an opportunity)
Example: “I regret hurting her.”
Q: What is the difference between A) I feel a shame and B) I feel shame ?
A: "I feel ashamed" i think is what you were trying to say for the first one.
Q: What is the difference between shame and shy ?
A: Shame is to be embarrassed because of a wrongdoing (so when you believe you've done something wrong).
Shy is timid. For example meeting someone for the first time, you can feel shy and nervous.
Q: What is the difference between There're no shame in learning from your mistakes and It's not shame in learning from your mistakes ?
A: The second one would be "It's not shameful to learn from your mistakes"

There's not much of a difference

Translations of "Shame"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? That's a shame. That's too bad.
Is it ok to say this to mean "I am sorry to hear that"
A: “That’s a shame.” “That’s too bad.” Both of these are kind of cold and dismissive compared to “I’m sorry to hear that”. But they are all okay to say. If you want to sound kind-hearted, you should say “I’m sorry to hear that”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? We are finally getting married!
It's a shame that I can't invite you all to my wedding because of the situation.
This is a mobile invitation please click the link and leave an warm message for us if you don't mind!
is it natural ?
A:
We are finally getting married!
It's really upsetting that I can't invite you all to my wedding because of the pandemic.
This is a mobile invitation, so please click the link and leave a warm message for us if you don't mind!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? that's a shame
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "shame" in Portuguese?
A: shame significa pena
Tipo,Oh it's a shame significa oh isso é uma pena ou que pena
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? It's a shame
A: He is such a nice guy, but it's a shame that he is so poor.

Other questions about "Shame"

Q: " It would really be a shame to refuse her proposal "

Is this correct?
Q: Can you use "that's a shame" or "it's a shame" instead of "I'm sorry" or "that's too bad"?
A: I would say they can replace "that's too bad", but should only be added to "I'm sorry". if you want to let the person know you are sorry for them you could say "I'm sorry, that's a shame."
Q: It's a shame that you can't make it to our party!

Does this imply that the speaker is accusing the listener? My understanding is that it just means the speaker really wanted the listener to come to the party, and it's completely acceptable as an expression. My boss said the otherwise, like it's rude to say "it is a shame". His interpretation was "how could you decline our offer".

A: It's fine to say it, however it can and is used sarcastically relatively often. So be careful.
Q: It's a shame that the airplane which she reserved is cancleled and was not able to return to the mother country immediately. Does this sound natural?
A: This sounds okay but reason I put a little unnatural is because that's not something we say :) this is more natural "it's a shame that the airplane she reserved is canceled and wasn't able to return to her country immediately/right away" :) I almost never hear people say mother country hope it helps!
Q: I don't know how to use 'what a shame' in real life. Is it same with I'm so sorry or It's too bad? Could you give me some examples?
A: Yes! It can be used just like "I'm so sorry." or "it's too bad."
Person 1: "My phone broke!"
Person 2: "Ah, what a shame."

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