Synonyms of sheepish in English:

sheepish


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adjective

1‘Sam looked sheepish and apologetic’

SYNONYMS
embarrassed, uncomfortable, hangdog, self-conscious
shamefaced, ashamed, abashed, mortified, chastened, chagrined
remorseful, contrite, rueful, regretful, penitent, repentant
shy, bashful, diffident
ANTONYMS

unabashed