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used about things that make people feel embarrassed or nervous
used about clothes that are uncomfortable because they are so close against your body
something that is unsettling makes you feel nervous, confused, or upset
making you feel worried or uncomfortable
making you feel uncomfortable, embarrassed, or ill
different from what you normally expect or experience, often in a way that makes you feel uncomfortable
a claustrophobic place makes you feel afraid and uncomfortable because it is small, crowded, or difficult to get out of quickly
feeling uncomfortable in a space that is too small
a heavy silence is not comfortable because there is a feeling of anger between people
used about something that makes you feel uncomfortable
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
a place where people practise hitting golf balls
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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