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adjective embarrassed pronunciation in British English /ɪmˈbærəst/

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  1. ashamed of something and worried about what other people will think of you
    I’ve never felt so embarrassed in my entire life.
    embarrassed by: Laura did not like to admit that she was embarrassed by her sister.
    embarrassed about: He was embarrassed about the nature of his illness.
    too embarrassed to do something: They were too embarrassed to ask someone to help.
 

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