abashed, chagrined, embarrassedadjective
feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious
"felt abashed at the extravagant praise"; "chagrined at the poor sales of his book"; "was embarrassed by her child's tantrums"
embarrassed, humiliated, mortifiedadjective
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"
Having a feeling of shameful discomfort.
After returning from the pool, Aleshia felt significantly better, though she was still slightly embarrassed.
Etymology: From embarrass + -ed. The adjective is an extension of the past participle.
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Rank popularity for the word 'embarrassed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4466
Rank popularity for the word 'embarrassed' in Adjectives Frequency: #850
The numerical value of embarrassed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of embarrassed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
They are embarrassed by their alma mater and that sends a pretty powerful statement.
Honestly, I'm appalled and embarrassed to go to the school right now, coming to Duke, I was very nervous about the racial tensions at the school but I never actually imagined that something so blatantly racist could happen here.
I'm not ashamed of it, i'm not embarrassed about it. It is something that I will continue to use, because I have a life to live.
As a child, I was a little bit embarrassed at times because my mother acted like she knew everyone she saw. She talked to everyone, she loved life. She loved people.
We were seen as a schoolgirl sport even if people were embarrassed to say that to us, but we were, now over the last six or seven years we have worked so hard to change the perception through our Superleague.
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- مُِحرج, مورطArabic
- смутен, обърканBulgarian
- avergonyida, avergonyitCatalan, Valencian
- خجالت زدهPersian
- vaivaantunut, nolo, hämillään, nolostunut, kiusaantunutFinnish
- gêné, embarrasséFrench
- стыдливый, растерянный, смущённыйRussian
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