Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who, or that which, disgraces or makes ashamed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, disgraces, or makes ashamed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which makes ashamed.
  • n. An obsolete form of shamrock.

Etymologies

shame +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • If you decide to dump a "shamer" , be sure, when you see a new doc to have an upfront conversation with him/her about the unhelpfulness of shaming and what feels like shaming to you.

    Shaming the Patient

  • "Life is not all playtime for me, you know," Farnsworth continued, looking rather shamer-faced.

    The Young Engineers in Arizona Laying Tracks on the Man-killer Quicksand

  • You rarely see them do something like get married or get a fantastic job; usually they're going to hurt or exploit someone, make them feel as low as they do -- this is the lesson learned by the shamed from the shamer, regardless of the lesson the shamer thinks they're teaching the shamed.

    The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan

  • It was so obvious they have had contact since NZ and this was a scripted farce to deter us from the fact that Jason Mesnick the most hated man in America and his ice princess walk of shamer Molly WERE CHEATING.

    Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

  • Cold fish walk walk of shamer Molly America hated you before this but now you are as hated as your balding, fickle beau Jason Mesnick.

    Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

  • Another bonus is that Chairman Hector Ruiz, "incompetent former CEO, ex-wall of shamer" will be spun off along with the business.

    US Market Commentary from Seeking Alpha

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