HyperDic: embarrassed

English > 2 senses of the word embarrassed:
ADJECTIVEallembarrassed, abashed, chagrinedfeeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious
allembarrassed, humiliated, mortifiedmade to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride
embarrassed > pronunciation
Soundsihmbeh'rahst
Rhymesabolitionist ... zoologist: 193 rhymes with ahst...
English > embarrassed: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningFeeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious.
Example "was embarrassed by her child's tantrums"
Synonymsabashed, chagrined
BroaderdiscomposedHaving your composure disturbed
Spanishavergonzado, incómodo
Catalanavergonyit, incòmode
English > embarrassed: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningmade to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride.
Example"too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the street"
Synonymshumiliated, mortified
BroaderashamedFeeling shame or guilt or embarrassment or remorse
Spanishabochornado, avergonzado, humillado, mortificado
Catalanavergonyit, humiliat, mortificat, sufocat

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