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Embarrassed: "They were caught red-handed, and now they are red-faced" (Margaret Thatcher).
1. flushed with embarrassment or anger
2. having a florid complexion
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|Adj.||1.||red-faced - (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion; "crimson with fury"; "turned red from exertion"; "with puffy reddened eyes"; "red-faced and violent"; "flushed (or crimson) with embarrassment"|
|2.||red-faced - having a red face from embarrassment or shame or agitation or emotional upset; "the blushing boy was brought before the Principal"; "her blushful beau"; "was red-faced with anger"|
discomposed - having your composure disturbed; "looked about with a wandering and discomposed air"