When you're unashamed, you're proud or bold. If you're an unashamed cat lover, you're more than happy to show your friends the hundreds of photos of your cat on your phone.

To be unashamed is to act in a completely open way, without any embarrassment or shame. You should be unashamed about your love for soap operas, even if your friends think they're silly: you find them fun and relaxing after a long day at school. Unashamed adds the "not" prefix un- to ashamed, "feeling shame."

Definitions of unashamed
  1. adjective
    used of persons or their behavior; feeling no shame
    audacious, bald-faced, barefaced, bodacious, brassy, brazen, brazen-faced, insolent
    unrestrained by convention or propriety
    shameless, unblushing
    feeling no shame
    unabashed, unembarrassed
    not embarrassed
    impenitent, unremorseful, unrepentant
    not penitent or remorseful
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    feeling shame or guilt or embarrassment or remorse
    discredited, disgraced, dishonored, shamed
    suffering shame
    embarrassed, humiliated, mortified
    made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride
    guilty, hangdog, shamed, shamefaced
    showing a sense of guilt
    shamefaced, sheepish
    showing a sense of shame
    penitent, repentant
    feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds
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