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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make someone feel slightly confused, embarrassed, or worried. Disturb the self-control of.

Usage examples (37)
  • The look on his face disconcerted me.
  • John had no business to disconcert him in that way.
  • Even this did not appear to disconcert the other boy.
  • But that wouldn't disconcert anybody but a tenderfoot. for more
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