Watch her strip down to the point of embarrassment, accidentally revealing her “nana,” unaware of how much she was taking off.
Bad publicity surrounding Hasan's mentor may rebound, to Saleh's embarrassment.
Basically, my mother said with a touch of embarrassment, everyone else seemed to have a filter, so they bought one, too.
1670s, "state of being impeded, obstructed, entangled" (of affairs, etc.), from embarrass + -ment, or from French embarrassement, from embarrasser.
As "a mental state of unease," from 1774. Meaning "thing which embarrasses" is from 1729. Earlier words expressing much the same idea include baishment "embarrassment, confusion" (late 14c.); baishednesse (mid-15c.).