Meaning of “embarrassment” in the English Dictionary


"embarrassment" in English

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embarrassmentnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ɪmˈbær.əs.mənt/ us /ɪmˈber.əs.mənt/

B2 the feeling of being embarrassed, or something that makes you feel embarrassed:

She blushed with embarrassment.
My parents are an embarrassment to me!

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(Definition of “embarrassment” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)