The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
also Em·barrass River
A river rising in eastern Illinois and flowing about 298 km (185 mi) generally south and southeast to the Wabash River in southwest Indiana.