Oh my word Embarrassment, Harassment
Remembering that I-'ll be dead soon is the most important tool I-'ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost...
Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.” -Steve Jobs
What you feel is embarrassment and what you inflict on others is harassment. Embarrass means to make somebody feel self-conscious, awkward, ashamed; cause mental discomfort to others, making another person anxious. India, as a country feels embarrassed when people fight against each other on religious lines.One should keep away from the person who is always bent to embarrass others.
She embarrassed him by making comments on his rural background. Are you embarrassed by your financial situation? If so, strive to get out of the financial troubles by finding a job or doing something about it rather than to live with that embarrassment. Derivatives of embarrass are embarrassment, embarrassing (adjective), embarrassingly. An embarrassment of riches is an idiom: it means too many good things to do, to choose from.
Harass means troubling someone, annoying somebody, a person who causes repeated emotional pain and distress, to make repeated attacks, tired and irritated as a result of someone’s actions. Harassment means harassing or being harassed; pestering, aggravating someone. Derivatives of harass are harasses, harassed (adjective) harassment (noun), harasser (noun).
We'd better watch our step and not give others any excuse to harass us. A young boy was harassed by a group of strangers while he was playing in the park. Many residents of Delhi believed that police harassment had lowered during the 49-day rule of Arvind Kejriwal as Chief Minister. Women should stand up against harassment in the workplaces without fear and hesitation. There are instances where women have filed cases against their colleagues and bosses for sexual harassment.