Definition of embarrassingly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ɪmˈbærəsɪŋli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪmˈbærəsɪŋli//
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  1. 1in a way that makes you feel shy, awkward or ashamed Embarrassingly, I'd never heard of David Beckham.
  2. 2in a way that makes somebody/something look bad, stupid, dishonest, etc. The play was embarrassingly bad.