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Detailed Translations for embarrassing from English to Dutch


embarrassing adj

  1. embarrassing (painful)
  2. embarrassing (awkward)

Translation Matrix for embarrassing:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
gênant awkward; embarrassing
pijnlijk embarrassing; painful afflictive; awkward; deeply; full of sadness; grievous; pained; painful; sore
- awkward; mortifying; sticky; unenviable
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- annoying; awkward; discomfiting; perplexing; troublesome
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
genant embarrassing; painful

Related Words for "embarrassing":

Synonyms for "embarrassing":

Related Definitions for "embarrassing":

  1. hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment1
    • awkward (or embarrassing or difficult) moments in the discussion1
  2. causing to feel shame or chagrin or vexation1
    • the embarrassing moment when she found her petticoat down around her ankles1

Wiktionary Translations for embarrassing:

  1. causing embarrassment

Cross Translation:
embarrassing pijnlijk peinlichbeschämend, unangenehm

embarrassing form of embarrass:

to embarrass verb (embarrasss, embarrassed, embarrassing)

  1. to embarrass
    verlegen maken
    • verlegen maken verb (maak verlegen, maakt verlegen, maakte verlegen, maakten verlegen, verlegen gemaakt)

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
verlegen maken embarrass
- 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. (overgankelijk) (formeel, nld) hinderen, ongemak veroorzaken