Definitions of embarrassed

  1. of Embarrass Webster Dictionary DB
  2. feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious; "felt abashed at the extravagant praise"; "chagrined at the poor sales of his book"; "was embarrassed by her child's tantrums" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment; "awkward (or embarrassing or difficult) moments in the discussion"; "an awkward pause followed his remark"; "a sticky question"; "in the unenviable position of resorting to an act he had planned to save for the climax of the campaign" Wordnet Dictionary DB

Usage examples for embarrassed

  1. She was embarrassed and did not know exactly what to say. – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I. by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  2. A little embarrassed Stover? – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger