caused by or displaying an awkward or uneasy self-consciousness: her embarrassed silence
(comparative more embarrassed, superlative most embarrassed)
- Having a feeling of shameful discomfort.
- After returning from the pool, Aleshia felt significantly better, though she was still slightly embarrassed.
- simple past tense and past participle of embarrass
From embarrass + -ed. The adjective is an extension of the past participle.