German English Dictionary

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peinlich in English:

1. embarrassing embarrassing

How embarrassing!
What's the most embarrassing thing that's ever happened to you?
Now that I think over it, it's somewhat embarrassing.
My stomach started growling right there in the meeting. It was embarrassing.
It was embarrassing when my dad decided to dance
It all seems rather embarrassing now, doesn't it?
Yes, the bisque-doll-like Erika "Th-that expression is a little embarrassing, could you stop using it?"
It's embarrassing to be seen without make-up so please don't stare.
Fancy forgetting my glasses, it's so embarrassing.
Lemme see your painting, Manaka. "Must you? It's embarrassing!"
I was moving like a robot, it was a bit embarrassing.
It’s so embarrassing to admit that I can’t learn to do something that all my friends can do.
I spoke into the microphone thinking it was off and everyone could hear me. It was so embarrassing!
I tripped over a doormat and fell over. It was embarrassing.
Hardly had he woke up when he remembered the embarrassing incident of the previous night.

English word "peinlich"(embarrassing) occurs in sets:

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2. distressing distressing

It’s distressing to see so many people in the world suffering.
Going through chemotherapy is always exhausting and distressing.

English word "peinlich"(distressing) occurs in sets:

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