embarrassing
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ɪmˈbæɹəsɪŋ/
Verb
  1. present participle of embarrass#English|embarrass
Noun

embarrassing (uncountable)

  1. The action of the verb to embarrass; embarrassment.
    • It seemed, at first, to be agreed, that the King should be addressed by the Assembly; but the time of presenting, because of the present embarrassings of affairs, to be left to the Commission.
Adjective

embarrassing

  1. Causing embarrassment; leading to a feeling of uncomfortable shame or self-consciousness.
Synonyms Translations


This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.004
Offline English dictionary