|1.||[ adjective ] feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious|
"felt abashed at the extravagant praise" "chagrined at the poor sales of his book" "was embarrassed by her child's tantrums"
|2.||[ adjective ] caused to feel self-conscious and uncomfortable|
"was discomfited by the personal questions" "the child felt embarrassed by the attention of the adults"
|3.||[ adjective ] made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride|
"too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the street" "humiliated that his wife had to go out to work" "felt mortified by the comparison with her sister