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Detailed Translations for embarrassment from English to French


embarrassment [the ~] noun

  1. the embarrassment (discomfiture; awkwardness)
    l'embarras; la gêne

Translation Matrix for embarrassment:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
embarras awkwardness; discomfiture; embarrassment blockage; bother; bustle; difficulty; discomfiture; discomforts; fuss; hassle; hindrance; hustle; hustle and bustle; inconvenience; mess; misery; nuisance; obstacle; obstruction; problems; reserve; restraint; reticence; sense of shame; shame; shyness; timidity; timorousness; trouble; troubles
gêne awkwardness; discomfiture; embarrassment barrier; blockage; bother; discomfiture; hindrance; impediment; inconvenience; interruption; intrusion; nuisance; obstacle; obstruction; reserve; restraint; reticence; shyness; timidity; timorousness; trouble
- overplus; plethora; superfluity
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- perplexity

Related Words for "embarrassment":

Synonyms for "embarrassment":

Antonyms for "embarrassment":

  • disembarrassment

Related Definitions for "embarrassment":

  1. extreme excess1
    • an embarrassment of riches1
  2. some event that causes someone to be embarrassed1
    • the outcome of the vote was an embarrassment for the liberals1
  3. the shame you feel when your inadequacy or guilt is made public1
  4. the state of being embarrassed (usually by some financial inadequacy)1
    • he is currently suffering financial embarrassments1

Wiktionary Translations for embarrassment:

  1. state of discomfort
Cross Translation:
embarrassment embarras d’argent; embarras financier; embarras; embarras pécuniaire; manque d’argent; pénurie d’argent; pénurie Dalleswestmitteldeutsch, jenisch, umgangssprachlich: Gefühl der Verlegenheit aufgrund finanzieller Not, Armut, Not

embarrassment form of embarrass:

to embarrass verb (embarrasss, embarrassed, embarrassing)

  1. to embarrass
    embarrasser; intimider; troubler; décontenancer
    • embarrasser verb (embarrasse, embarrasses, embarrassons, embarrassez, )
    • intimider verb (intimide, intimides, intimidons, intimidez, )
    • troubler verb (trouble, troubles, troublons, troublez, )
    • décontenancer verb (décontenance, décontenances, décontenançons, décontenancez, )

Conjugations for embarrass:

  1. embarrass
  2. embarrass
  3. embarrasss
  4. embarrass
  5. embarrass
  6. embarrass
simple past
  1. embarrassed
  2. embarrassed
  3. embarrassed
  4. embarrassed
  5. embarrassed
  6. embarrassed
present perfect
  1. have embarrassed
  2. have embarrassed
  3. has embarrassed
  4. have embarrassed
  5. have embarrassed
  6. have embarrassed
past continuous
  1. was embarrassing
  2. were embarrassing
  3. was embarrassing
  4. were embarrassing
  5. were embarrassing
  6. were embarrassing
  1. shall embarrass
  2. will embarrass
  3. will embarrass
  4. shall embarrass
  5. will embarrass
  6. will embarrass
continuous present
  1. am embarrassing
  2. are embarrassing
  3. is embarrassing
  4. are embarrassing
  5. are embarrassing
  6. are embarrassing
  1. be embarrassed
  2. be embarrassed
  3. be embarrassed
  4. be embarrassed
  5. be embarrassed
  6. be embarrassed
  1. embarrass!
  2. let's embarrass!
  3. embarrassed
  4. embarrassing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for embarrass:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
décontenancer embarrass
embarrasser embarrass antagonise; antagonize; barter; bother; bully; change; exchange; hamper; harass; hinder; impede; obstruct; pester; provoke; stonewall; swap; switch; tease; trade in
intimider embarrass antagonise; antagonize; badger; browbeat; bully; bullyrag; frighten; harass; intimidate; make frightened; menace; overawe; pester; provoke; scare; startle; tease; terrorise; terrorize; threaten
troubler embarrass anger; cloud; disrupt; disturb; enrage; incense; obscure; upset
- abash; block; blockade; hinder; obstruct; stymie; stymy

Related Words for "embarrass":

Synonyms for "embarrass":

Related Definitions for "embarrass":

  1. cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious1
  2. hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of1

Wiktionary Translations for embarrass:

  1. to humiliate; to disrupt somebody's composure or comfort with acting publicly or freely
  1. Mettre en peine, troubler.
  2. Embarrasser