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embarrassed

em·bar·rass·ed

embarrassed

 
 
pronunciation:
em bae rihst
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: experiencing, expressing, or marked by feelings of shame, painful self-consciousness, or unease.
The waiter was embarrassed when he dropped the tray in front of the customers.An embarrassed silence fell over the guests.Her embarrassed smile gave away her secret.
antonyms:
at ease, comfortable, proud
similar words:
ashamed, blushing, mortified, self-conscious
definition 2: financially constrained.
She found herself in embarrassed circumstances.
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