Part of speech:
Marked by or causing embarrassment or discomfort:
Not pleasant or agreeable; causing discomfort
Lacking a sense of security; anxious or apprehensive:
Having or showing a sensitive or, sometimes, finicky distaste for what is considered offensive or improper
Requiring skillful or tactful handling; delicate:
(Obsolete) Full of shame; ashamed.
Characterized by or causing trouble, irritation, difficulty, distress, inconvenience, etc.
Causing worry or anxiety.
Not to one's liking; unpleasant or offensive.
The definition of inconvenient is something that is hard to achieve, uncomfortable or difficult.
Open to two or more interpretations and often intended to conceal the truth.
Having two or more possible meanings
Free from stress or anxiety; at ease:
Causing little hardship or distress:
The definition of agreeable is the likeliness of a person consenting to an idea or action or the likeliness that some action will be accepted.
To block; impede
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
(Sports) To block an opponent
To create a blockade against.
To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
To say in a playful or mocking way:
To pose is to act as a threat or a potential problem.
To put at a loss as to what to think, say, or do; bewilder.
Involve is defined as to include or add as a participant.
To trouble, worry, or torment, as with cares, debts, repeated questions or demands, etc.
To hamper is defined as to stop someone from doing something or stop something from progressing as it should.
Faze is defined as to disturb someone.
Dumbfound is defined as to amaze someone, or to make someone speechless because of shock.
Discomfit is defined as to cause someone to feel uneasy or embarrassed.
To confound is defined as to confuse someone, defeat an enemy or foil a plan.
(Intransitive) To be vexed or annoyed.
(Informal) To upset the composure of; disconcert
To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To keep bringing up, going over, or returning to (a matter difficult to solve)
To confuse; agitate
Bother is defined as annoy, worry, or cause discomfort.
To excite or disturb the feelings of
To involve in a complicated situation or in circumstances from which it is difficult to disengage:
To entangle; to complicate; to involve in knots.
To involve in difficulty
To be glad.
(Law) To help; aid
To have the will or desire; wish:
To wait on, as in a store or restaurant:
Encourage is defined as to give someone hope, confidence or support.
To have or cause pain
Not easy to endure; full of hardship or trouble; trying:
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