Definition of unembarrassed in US English:



  • Not feeling or showing embarrassment.

    • ‘We glided across the floor, unembarrassed and unfazed.’
    • ‘It appears entirely unembarrassed by the revelation that its rules are so ineffective that only one motorist in ten follows them.’
    • ‘It wasn't within my power to have John unembarrassed too.’
    • ‘And they are ferociously unembarrassed about taking their clothes off: most German spa baths are full of elderly nudes.’
    • ‘The next I hear, she has been spotted dining alone, unembarrassed, in an unfussy brasserie I had suggested.’
    • ‘And we are all, clearly, going through a profoundly unsexy moment, which we are, paradoxically, unembarrassed about vocalising.’
    • ‘Never before had I felt so unembarrassed when I was singing into a microphone in front of a restaurant full of people I didn't know.’
    • ‘They take a genuine and completely unembarrassed pride in it, and there's absolutely nothing wrong with that.’
    • ‘And they're confident and unembarrassed enough to do it, not just in public but on stage in front of a paying audience.’
    • ‘I dashed after her and caught up with her outside where she stood unabashed and unembarrassed staring around her.’
    • ‘But Stephen King is unembarrassed, he goes right at these things.’
    • ‘Gabby rolled her eyes up, unembarrassed and continuing to hold her compact.’
    • ‘You are living your life, you are unembarrassed to talk to new people, you are not ashamed of your worthlessness.’
    • ‘Finally, I ran around the counter and pulled Dominic off with two hands, leading him back to the customer side, where he seemed unembarrassed by his conduct.’
    • ‘That is still something worth fighting for and I am unembarrassed by saying it.’
    • ‘Maybe some things are best left unsaid, but I am leaning to the view that parents should be accurate, clear and unembarrassed about the matter.’
    • ‘America in the 30s boasted an active and unembarrassed left.’
    • ‘When she caught him, she simply smiled up at him, unabashed by his staring and unembarrassed.’
    • ‘Shane was standing in the hall, apparently unembarrassed by the obvious scrutiny of her mother.’
    • ‘I think straight directors think only ugly guys are funny or will merit the unembarrassed attention of other straight men.’
    flagrant, glaring, obvious, undisguised, unconcealed, overt, open, transparent, patent, evident, manifest, palpable, unmistakable
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