Definitions for "embarrassing"
hard to deal with; as, greeted with an embarrassing silence.
hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment; "awkward (or embarrassing or difficult) moments in the discussion"; "an awkward pause followed his remark"; "a sticky question"; "in the unenviable position of resorting to an act he had planned to save for the climax of the campaign"
Keywords:  chagrin, vexation, shame, feel, causing
causing to feel shame or chagrin or vexation.