HyperDic: discombobulate

English > 2 senses of the word discombobulate:
VERBemotiondiscombobulate, bewilder, bemuse, throwcause to be confused / confused emotionally
cognitiondiscombobulate, confuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confoundbe confusing / confusing or perplexing to
discombobulate > pronunciation
Soundsdih.skahmbao'byuwleyt
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > discombobulate: 2 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningCause to be confused / confused emotionally.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe bad news will discombobulate him; The good news will discombobulate her
Synonymsbewilder, bemuse, throw
Broaderupset, discompose, untune, disconcert, discomfitCause to lose one's composure
Spanishdesconcertar
Catalandesconcertar
Nounsdiscombobulationa feeling of embarrassment that leaves you confused / confused / confused
English > discombobulate: 2 senses > verb 2, cognition
MeaningBe confusing / confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymsconfuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confound
Narrowerdemoralizeconfuse or put into disorder
disorient, disorientateCause to be lost or disoriented
perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfoundBe a mystery or bewildering to
BroaderbeHave the quality of being
Similar toconfuse, flurry, disconcert, put offCause to feel embarrassment
Spanishaturdir, confundir, dejar perplejo, desorientar, tirar
Catalanconfondre, deixar perplex, desconcertar, desorientar, embolicar, embrollar, ofuscar, tirar, torbar
Nounsdiscombobulationa feeling of embarrassment that leaves you confused / confused / confused

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