Origin of embarrassment
synonym study for embarrassment
OTHER WORDS FROM embarrassmentpre·em·bar·rass·ment, noun
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How to use embarrassment in a sentence
Murphy resisted, telling Wolf that “it was improper to hold a vetted intelligence product for reasons for political embarrassment.”What to make of the DHS whistleblower’s shocking complaint|Alex Ward|September 11, 2020|Vox
I have been struck by the intensity and complexity of emotions displayed by these people, including anger, resentment, embarrassment, hopelessness, fear and resolve.
Despite the ongoing embarrassment and the new costs to emerge, a Cisterra principal who cut the deal with the city and Shapery defended it.
To avoid embarrassment and truly rank for important trending searches in an authentic way, follow these dos and don’ts.How to use trending keywords from current events in content marketing|Gregg Schwartz|July 23, 2020|Search Engine Watch
They were clearly willing to endure discomfort rather than the embarrassment of overreacting.5 Psychology Terms You’re Probably Misusing (Ep. 334 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|January 9, 2020|Freakonomics
And that realization comes at the cost of severe, public embarrassment for many, including the victim/proposed.
Beyond the embarrassment, missing bowl games carries a real economic cost.Is Any College Football Coach Worth $60 Million? Jim Harbaugh Is|Jesse Lawrence|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If none of these songs are likely to knock “Like a Rolling Stone” off your playlist, neither is anything here an embarrassment.Elvis Costello, Marcus Mumford, and Others Crowdsource A Dylan Album|Malcolm Jones|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The thing about me and embarrassment, you have to remember, is that it all happens on a scale,” she said.
When the judge finally asked Picasso if he knew Apollinaire, his embarrassment turned to rage.
Hereupon he was caused much embarrassment and discomfiture, for of the three girls, he knew not which one was Irene.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
He jumped to his feet and wrung both her hands and kissed them to her great embarrassment.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
This saves the embarrassment of crossing the room entirely unattended, while it shows others that you are a resident at the house.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
He could not deny that many times before Black Hood had beaten him to the solution of crimes, much to his embarrassment.
My arrival placed the good old gentleman in no little embarrassment: his house was also already filled with travellers.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer