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Definition of embarras

"embarras" is probably misspelled. Trying embarrass instead Definition of embarrass

1. embarrass [ v ] cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious

Used in print:

(Lilian Pompian, "Tooth-Straightening Today"...)

Every orthodontist sees children who are embarrassed by their malformed teeth .

Synonyms embarrass abash Related Terms upset confuse abashment

2. embarrass [ v ] hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
Examples: "His brother blocked him at every turn"

Synonyms block obstruct hinder stymie stymy embarrass blockade Related Terms prevent hang check stonewall bottleneck filibuster blockage stymie obstructionist obstruction

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