embarrassed

  • 1 Embarrassed — Embarrassed …

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  • 2 embarrassed — adj. 1. feeling uneasily or unpleasantly self conscious due to some event or circumstance; as, she was embarrassed by her child s tantrums. Syn: abashed, self conscious. [WordNet 1.5] 2. feeling inferior or unworthy and hence unpleasantly self… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 embarrassed — index diffident, impecunious, poor (underprivileged) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 embarrassed — perplexed, confused, 1680s, pp. adj. from EMBARRASS (Cf. embarrass) …

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  • 5 embarrassed — em|bar|rassed [ımˈbærəst] adj 1.) feeling nervous and uncomfortable and worrying about what people think of you, for example because you have to talk or sing in public, or because you have made a silly mistake ▪ Lori gets embarrassed if we ask… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 embarrassed */ — UK [ɪmˈbærəst] / US [ɪmˈberəst] adjective Collocations: Embarrassed describes how you feel: I felt so embarrassed about my mistake. ♦ She looked embarrassed when she fell. Embarrassing describes things or situations that make you feel embarrassed …

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  • 7 embarrassed — em|bar|rassed [ ım berəst ] adjective * ashamed of something, and worried about what other people will think of you: I ve never felt so embarrassed in my entire life. embarrassed by: Laura did not like to admit that she was embarrassed by her… …

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  • 8 Embarrassed — Embarrass Em*bar rass ([e^]m*b[a^]r ras), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Embarrassed} ([e^]m*b[a^]r rast); p. pr. & vb. n. {Embarrassing}.] [F. embarrasser (cf. Sp. embarazar, Pg. embara[,c]ar, Pr. barras bar); pref. em (L. in) + LL. barra bar. See {Bar}.] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 embarrassed — adj. 1 shy/awkward/ashamed VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem, sound ▪ become ADVERB ▪ extremely …

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  • 10 embarrassed — adj. 1) embarrassed about, at, over 2) embarrassed to + inf. (he was embarrassed to see his name in print) * * * at over embarrassed about embarrassed to + inf. (he was embarrassed to see his name in print) …

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  • 11 embarrassed — adjective 1 ashamed, nervous, or uncomfortable in a social situation: I managed to spill water on one of the guests I was so embarrassed! | an embarrassed smile (+ about): At about the age of twelve, girls start feeling acutely embarrassed about… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 embarrassed — [[t]ɪmbæ̱rəst[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ A person who is embarrassed feels shy, ashamed, or guilty about something. He looked a bit embarrassed. ...an embarrassed silence …

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  • 13 embarrassed*/ — [ɪmˈbærəst] adj feeling slightly ashamed, and worried about what other people will think of you She looked embarrassed when we asked her about her boyfriend.[/ex] I was too embarrassed to tell anyone about my illness.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 14 embarrassed — embarrass ► VERB 1) cause to feel awkward, self conscious, or ashamed. 2) (be embarrassed) be caused financial difficulties. DERIVATIVES embarrassed adjective embarrassing adjective embarrassment noun. ORIGIN French embarrasser, pr …

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  • 15 embarrassed — adjective 1. feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self conscious (Freq. 1) felt abashed at the extravagant praise chagrined at the poor sales of his book was embarrassed by her child s tantrums • Syn: ↑abashed, ↑chagrined …

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  • 16 embarrassed — adjective /ɪmˈbær.əst/ Having a feeling of shameful discomfort. After returning from the pool, Aleshia felt significantly better, though she was still slightly embarrassed …

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  • 17 embarrassed — Synonyms and related words: abashed, abroad, adrift, afflicted, agitated, annoyed, anxious, ashamed, astray, at sea, badly off, balled up, beset, bewildered, blushful, blushing, bothered, broke, burdened with debt, cast down, chagrined, chaotic,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 embarrassed — adjective the officer s flashlight caught a pair of embarrassed teens in the back seat Syn: mortified, red faced, blushing, abashed, shamed, ashamed, shamefaced, humiliated, chagrined, awkward, self conscious, uncomfortable, sheepish; discomfited …

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  • 19 embarrassed — un·embarrassed; …

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  • 20 embarrassed — Ill at ease. Impeded. See financially embarrassed …

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