Acceptable For Game Play - US & UK word lists

This word is acceptable for play in the US & UK dictionaries that are being used in the following games:

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Embarrassed, as by consciousness of a fault: a sheepish grin.
  • adj. Meek or stupid.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Having the characteristics of a sheep
  • adj. shy, meek, shameful or embarrassed
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Of or pertaining to sheep.
  • adj. Like a sheep; bashful; over-modest; meanly or foolishly diffident; timorous to excess.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Of or pertaining to sheep.
  • Like a sheep; haging the character attributed to sheep or their actions; bashful; timorous to excessl over-modest; stupid; silly.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • adj. showing a sense of shame
  • adj. like or suggestive of a sheep in docility or stupidity or meekness or timidity
  • Equivalent
    ashamed    docile   
    Words with the same meaning
    bashful    overmodest    abashed   
    Same Context
    Words that are found in similar contexts
    shamefaced    deprecatory    bemused    contrite    rueful    apologetic    self-conscious    abashed    bashful    regretful