What is another word for sheepishly?

Need synonyms for sheepishly? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adverb
With embarrassment
“Hassane and most of the competitors sheepishly made their way over to El Hadji's open-air mosque to perform their ablutions and prayers.”
Adverb
Adverb for displaying a level of uncomfortable embarrassment
“Wallace often looks sheepish when admitting that his family has paid the price of his political success.”
Adverb
Adverb for suggestive of guilt or repentance
“She stood in the corner with a sheepish grin after admitting to making a mess of her bedroom.”
Adverb
Adverb for having a shy or bashful nature, as of a sheep
more ❯
“She was also sheepish around the guests, which prompted Christopher to relegate her to kitchen duties.”
Adverb
Adverb for having a timid or fearful nature, as of a sheep
“Peter's response should not be taken strictly as a sheepish and cowardly response to danger but as an expression of self-denial.”
Adverb
Adverb for sad and disappointed
Adverb
Adverb for lacking in confidence, assertiveness or self-assurance
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
10-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021