Definition of 'sheepish'
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A giggle escaped Anna at the look of indignation on Kate's face and the sheepish grin on Ben's. NOBLE BEGINNNINGS (2003)She also brought back Suzanne whose nose had returned to normal and who looked distinctly sheepish. ADRIENNE AND THE CHALET SCHOOL (2003)George went in with the usual stack of boxes, and when he emerged I thought he had a rather sheepish look about him. THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)
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Used Occasionally. sheepish is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'sheepish'
British English: sheepish ADJECTIVE
If you look sheepish, you look slightly embarrassed because you feel foolish or you have done something silly.
I asked him why. He looked a little sheepish when he answered.
Definition of sheepish from the Collins English Dictionary
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