embarrassed

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Etymology[edit]

From embarrass + -ed. The adjective is an extension of the past participle.

Adjective[edit]

embarrassed (comparative more embarrassed, superlative most embarrassed)

  1. 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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Verb[edit]

embarrassed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of embarrass