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  1. How they abash this poor plain Christ, here; he would like to get behind the pillar; he knows that he could never lend himself to the baroque style. - "Their Silver Wedding Journey" by William Dean Howells
  2. Mr. Tredegar spoke with the deliberate mildness that was regarded as his most effective weapon at the bar, since it was likely to abash those who were too intelligent to be propitiated by it. - "The Fruit of the Tree" by Edith Wharton
  3. When the Genoways were assembled together and began to approach, they made a great leap and cry to abash the Englishmen, but they stood still and stirred not for all that; then the Genoways again the second time made another leap and a fell cry, and stept forward a little, and the Englishmen removed not one foot; thirdly, again they leapt and cried, and went forth till they came within shot; then they shot fiercely with their cross- bows. - "The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VII (of X)--Continental Europe I" by Various
  4. The wealthy look of the place, however, did not seem to abash me, for the atmosphere of refinement in which I found myself recalled old days; and the thoughts of the past seemed strengthened, as I was ushered into a prettily furnished little drawing- room, all bright with flowers, water- colour drawings, and books, from a table strewn with which latter Miss Carr arose to welcome me. - "The Story of Antony Grace" by George Manville Fenn
  5. He will raise the humble and abash the proud. - "Dreamers of the Ghetto" by I. Zangwill