disconcertment
noun see disconcert

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • disconcertment — noun anxious embarrassment • Syn: ↑discomfiture, ↑discomposure, ↑disconcertion • Derivationally related forms: ↑disconcert, ↑disconcert (for: ↑disconcertion), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • discomfiture — noun anxious embarrassment • Syn: ↑discomposure, ↑disconcertion, ↑disconcertment • Derivationally related forms: ↑disconcert (for: ↑disconcertment), ↑disconcert …   Useful english dictionary

  • discomposure — noun 1. anxious embarrassment • Syn: ↑discomfiture, ↑disconcertion, ↑disconcertment • Derivationally related forms: ↑disconcert (for: ↑disconcertment), ↑disconcert …   Useful english dictionary

  • disconcertion — noun anxious embarrassment • Syn: ↑discomfiture, ↑discomposure, ↑disconcertment • Derivationally related forms: ↑disconcert (for: ↑disconcertment), ↑disconcert, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|con|cer|tion — «DIHS kuhn SUR shuhn», noun. = disconcertment. (Cf. ↑disconcertment) …   Useful english dictionary

  • disconcert — transitive verb Etymology: obsolete French disconcerter, alteration of Middle French desconcerter, from des dis + concerter to concert Date: 1687 1. to throw into confusion 2. to disturb the composure of Synonyms: see emb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • disconcert — disconcerted, adj. disconcertingly, adv. disconcertingness, n. disconcertion, disconcertment, n. /dis keuhn serrt /, v.t. 1. to disturb the self possession of; perturb; ruffle: Her angry reply disconcerted me completely. 2. to throw into disorder …   Universalium

  • embarrassment — /em bar euhs meuhnt/, n. 1. the state of being embarrassed; disconcertment; abashment. 2. an act or instance of embarrassing. 3. something that embarrasses. 4. an overwhelmingly excessive amount; overabundance: an embarrassment of riches. 5. the… …   Universalium

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