embarrass (someone) with (something)

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embarrass (someone) with (something)

To shame someone with something. Mom, I can't believe you embarrassed me with my baby pictures when all of my friends were over!
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embarrass someone with something

to use something to make someone feel bad or ashamed. Please don't embarrass me with that old story again. Maria embarrassed Henry with a reminder of what had happened.
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Phil Weir, Falkirk, said: "A year ago the Celtic board said they would do something when a certain section embarrassed us with the Poppy banner.
The temptation is to look at the table and assume we are playing against a lesser team but when we played them down here earlier in the season they embarrassed us with a couple of tries they scored.