Definition of EMBARRASSED

verb : EMBARRASSED

Source: WordNet 3.1

Adjective : EMBARRASSED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) feeling or caused to feel ill at ease or self-conscious or ashamed; "felt abashed at the extravagant praise"; "chagrined at the poor sales of his book"; "was embarrassed by her child's tantrums" ;

  • 2. (

    ) made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride; "too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the street"; "humiliated that his wife had to go out to work"; "felt mortified by the comparison with her sister" ;


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