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making you feel nervous, ashamed, or stupid
making you feel very embarrassed and ashamed
making you feel upset, ashamed, or unhappy
difficult to deal with and embarrassing
slightly embarrassing or offensive
making you feel uncomfortable because you do not know what to say or do
so bad that you feel ashamed of it
embarrassing or silly, in a way that will make people not respect you
formal very embarrassing, especially because of making you seem very unsuccessful or unimportant
formal unseemly behaviour is embarrassing or upsets people because it is not suitable in a particular situation
a medical test in which blood cells are taken from the body and examined to find out if they are healthy
the middle and higher range of musical notes written for men to sing
someone on a film set who takes care of plants, trees, and other various landscaping materials like rocks, gravel, sand, etc.
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