HyperDic: consternation

English > 1 sense of the word consternation:
NOUNfeelingconsternation, alarm, dismayfear resulting from the awareness of danger
consternation > pronunciation
Soundskaa.nsterney'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > consternation: 1 sense > noun 1, feeling
MeaningFear resulting from the awareness of danger.
Synonymsalarm, dismay
AttributesalarmingFrightening because of an awareness of danger
unalarmingnot alarming
Broaderfear, fearfulness, frightAn emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
Spanishalarma, consternación, espanto, intranquilidad, nerviosismo
Catalanalarma, consternació, intranquil·litat, nerviosisme

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