Translation of "embarrass" - English-Spanish dictionary

embarrass

verb uk /ɪmˈbær·əs/

to make someone feel ashamed or shy

avergonzar
My dad’s always embarrassing me in front of my friends.

(Translation of “embarrass” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

embarrass

verb /imˈbӕrəs/

to cause to feel uneasy or self-conscious

avergonzar
She was embarrassed by his praise.

to involve in (especially financial) difficulties

poner en un aprieto
He was embarrassed by debts.
embarrassment noun

vergüenza
a moment of acute embarrassment.
embarrassed adjective

avergonzado
He felt embarrassed when the teacher asked him to read his essay to the class.
embarrassing adjective

embarazoso
an embarrassing incident.

(Translation of “embarrass” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)