Definition of sheepish adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    sheepish

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈʃipɪʃ//
     
     
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  1. 1looking or feeling embarrassed because you have done something silly or wrong synonym shamefaced
  2. 2 Mary gave her a sheepish grin. He came into the room looking distinctly sheepish.
 
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