peinlich

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pein +‎ -lich

AdjectiveEdit

peinlich ‎(comparative peinlicher, superlative am peinlichsten)

  1. (obsolete) Pertaining to torture.
  2. awkward (perverse; adverse; untoward)
  3. embarrassing, cringeworthy
  4. pathetic
  5. meticulous

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