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Embarrassed

Pronunciation of Embarrassed
/ɛmbˈaɹəst/, /ɛmbˈaɹəst/, /ɛ_m_b_ˈa_ɹ_ə_s_t/

Antonyms for embarrassed:

composed, unashamed.

Synonyms for embarrassed:

Sense 1

ignominious, unseemly, mortifying, shameful, guilt-ridden, repentant, conscience-stricken, inglorious, foolish, ignoble, guilty, sorry, tongue-tied, toe-curling, contrite, humiliating, hung up, undignified, self-conscious.

Sense 2

unfortunate, dreaded.

Sense 3

painful, embarrassing.

crowded

Pushed.

timid

sheepish.

uncomfortable

uncomfortable, awkward.

Other synonyms and related words:

sorry, sheepish, repentant, hung up, embarrassing, foolish, conscience-stricken, contrite, broken, awkward, unfortunate, tongue-tied, restricted, discomposed, guilt-ridden, uncomfortable, blushing, ashamed, crushed, self-conscious, humiliating, undignified, gangrenous, Pushed, confusion, ignominious, painful, guilty, chagrined, low, shameful.

all (adjective)

mortified, humiliated.

humbled (adjective)

humiliated.

in financial difficulties (adjective)

poor, bankrupt.

in social difficulties (adjective)

abashed, disconcerted, ashamed.

poor (adjective)

shabby, distressed, dilapidated, bankrupt, have-not, busted, hand-to-mouth, homeless, down-and-out, bereft, poverty-stricken, pauper, impoverished, squalid, destitute, penniless, penurious, scruffy, poor, beggarly.

self-conscious (adjective)

self-conscious.

Sense 1 (noun)

foolish, sorry, guilty, contrite, repentant.

Sense 2 (noun)

undignified, ignominious, humiliating, painful, shameful, awkward, unfortunate, embarrassing.

embarrassed (noun)

mortified, discomfited, chagrined, discomposed, humiliated, abashed, uncomfortable, ashamed.

abased (verb)

Defamed, maligned, dishonored, shamed, Abased, degraded, Mocked, disgraced.

coloring (verb)

blushing.

confused (verb)

confusion.

humbled (verb)

discomfited, fazed, disconcerted, humbled, mortified, abashed, humiliated.

limited (verb)

restricted.

Usage examples for embarrassed:

  • But all five remained embarrassed. - "Fruitfulness Fecondite", Emile Zola.

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