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Pronunciation: /ɪmˈbærəsɪŋ/

Translation of embarrassing in Spanish:


  • [mistake/experience/remark] embarazoso; [situation] embarazoso, violento; [attempt/performance] penoso, lamentable I found the whole incident acutely embarrassing todo el asunto me hizo sentir muy violento or incómodo the revelations could be highly embarrassing for him las revelaciones podrían ponerlo en una situación muy embarazosa it was the most embarrassing moment of my whole life en mi vida había pasado tanta vergüenza, fue el momento más penoso de mi vida (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur) the singing was so bad it was embarrassing cantaban tan mal, que daba vergüenza ajena or (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur) que daba pena ajena

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