As adjectives the difference between contemptible and shameless
is that contemptible
is deserving contempt while shameless
is having no shame, no guilt nor remorse over something wrong; immodest; unable to feel disgrace.
, year=between 1812 and 1814
, passage=Miss Ward’s match, indeed, when it came to the point, was not contemptible
: Sir Thomas being happily able to give his friend an income in the living of Mansfield...}}
having no shame, no guilt nor remorse over something wrong; immodest; unable to feel disgrace