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embarrassment

noun [C or U] uk   /ɪmˈbær.əs.mənt/ us    /-ˈber-/
B2 the feeling of being embarrassed, or something that makes you feel embarrassed: She blushed with embarrassment. My parents are an embarrassment to me!Ashamed and embarrassed
(Definition of embarrassment from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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