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embarrassing

Line breaks: em|bar¦rass|ing
Pronunciation: /ɪmˈbarəsɪŋ
 
, ɛm-/

Definition of embarrassing in English:

adjective

Causing embarrassment: an embarrassing muddle
More example sentences
  • And were they to say no, it could all prove very embarrassing for Tony.
  • It was becoming increasingly embarrassing for Cork at this stage and a total collapse was on the cards.
  • I imagine it is very embarrassing for them to be found out for being so secretive.
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Words that rhyme with embarrassing

conveyancing

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