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


; ʌnˈkʌmftəbli
; ʌnˈkʌmfərtəbli
1 in a way that makes you feel anxious or embarrassed; in a way that shows you are anxious or embarrassedI became uncomfortably aware that no one else was laughing.Her comment was uncomfortably close to the truth.He shifted uncomfortably in his seat when I mentioned money.2 in a way that is not physically comfortableI was feeling uncomfortably hot.She perched uncomfortably on the edge of the table.
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