adverb Date: 1883 with embarrassment

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • embarrassedly — stlē, sə̇dlē, li adverb : in an embarrassed manner : with embarrassment he spoke embarrassedly …   Useful english dictionary

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  • embarrassedly — em·bar·rassed·ly …   English syllables

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