adjective see embarrass

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • embarrassable — adjective Capable of being embarrassed. Highly embarrassable people think that they blush more frequently and more conspicuously than others... Ant: unembarrassable …   Wiktionary

  • unembarrassable — adjective Not embarrassable; impossible to embarrass. It was awkward even for my parents, unembarrassable progressives though they were. Ant: embarrassable …   Wiktionary

  • embarrass — verb Etymology: French embarrasser, from Spanish embarazar, from Portuguese embaraçar, from em (from Latin in ) + baraça noose Date: 1672 transitive verb 1. a. to place in doubt, perplexity, or difficulties b. to involve in financial difficulties …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • embarrassability — noun The quality of being embarrassable …   Wiktionary

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