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Translation of "embarrass" - English-Spanish dictionary

embarrass

verb   /ɪmˈbær·əs/
to make someone feel ashamed or shy avergonzar My dad’s always embarrassing me in front of my friends.
(Definition 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.
(Definition of embarrass from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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