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Meaning of “not know where to put yourself” in the English Dictionary

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not know where to put yourself

informal to ​feel very ​embarrassed: And then he ​started to ​sing. Well, I didn't know where to put myself.
(Definition of not know where to put yourself from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not know where to put yourself”
in Chinese (Simplified) 局促不安,十分窘迫…
in Chinese (Traditional) 侷促不安,十分窘迫…
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