false shame meaning
Shame felt for something which is not shameful
- He was playing the role of Lord Arthur Chilton in False Shame.
- It has no empty pride and no false shame.
- Titheradge visited India a second time and, going on to Australia, made his first appearance there in May 1879 as Lord Arthur Chilton in " False Shame ".
- He wrote : " An occasional child murder from false shame is saved at a very high price if it can be done only by the sacrifice of some of the best and most useful feelings of the human heart in a great part of the nation ".