adjective. ['ɪmˈbɛrəst'] feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious.
Words that Rhyme with Embarrassed
How do you spell embarrassed? Is it embarrased ?
A common misspelling of embarrassed is embarrased
Example sentences of the word embarrassed
1. Verb, past participle
They may be too embarrassed to order items of the menu with silly names.
2. Verb, past tense
Occasionally, parent feel embarrassed or ashamed that their child is mentally disabled.
He may become embarrassed, angry or withdrawn and not want to discuss the issue.
Quotes containing the word embarrassed
1. Finnick?"I say, "Maybe some pants?"He looks down at his legs as if noticing his outfit for the first time. Then he whips off his hospital gown leaving him in just his underwear. "Why? Do you find this"-- he strikes a ridiculously provocative pose -- "distracting?"I laugh. Boggs looks embarrassed and Finnick looks more like the guy I met at the Quarter Quell
- Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay
2. At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone.
- Jean de la Bruyere
3. I can't believe I said it out loud. The truth doesn't set you free, you know. It makes you feel awkward and embarrassed and defenseless and red in the face and horrified and petrified and vulnerable. But free? I don't feel free. I feel like shit.
- Melina Marchetta, Saving Francesca
adjective. ['ɪmˈbɛrəst'] made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride.