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uncomfortable

adjective uk   /ʌnˈkʌmf.tə.bl̩/  us   /-ˈkʌm.fɚ.t̬ə-/
B1 not feeling comfortable and pleasant, or not making you feel comfortable and pleasant: I've eaten so much, I'm really quite uncomfortable. These shoes are really uncomfortable.C1 slightly embarrassed, or making you feel slightly embarrassed: an uncomfortable silence
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uncomfortably
adverb uk   us   /-bli/
C1 I was warm but not uncomfortably so.
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