anxiety caused by the need or want to show
off a certain skill
in front of a person or group. The skill
can usually be attained
unless others are watching, causing the stress.
Person A: "Why were
you so sloppy at work tonight? You've been washing dishes for 3 years!"
Person B: "Dude, I felt
the stress to impress because of that new, hott salad bar girl working here."