uncomfortably Definition

  • 1in a way that causes physical or emotional discomfort
  • 2in a way that is awkward or embarrassing

Using uncomfortably: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "uncomfortably" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She shifted uncomfortably in her chair.

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    He was uncomfortably aware of the silence.

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    The room was uncomfortably hot.

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    The question made him feel uncomfortably exposed.

uncomfortably Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for uncomfortably


Summary: uncomfortably in Brief

The adverb 'uncomfortably' [ʌnˈkʌmftəbli] describes something that causes physical or emotional discomfort, or is awkward or embarrassing. Examples include 'She shifted uncomfortably in her chair' and 'The room was uncomfortably hot.'