HyperDic: disconcert

English > 2 senses of the word disconcert:
VERBemotiondisconcert, confuse, flurry, put offcause to feel embarrassment
emotiondisconcert, upset, discompose, untune, discomfitcause to lose one's composure
disconcert > pronunciation
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English > disconcert: 2 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningCause to feel embarrassment.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe bad news will disconcert him
Synonymsconfuse, flurry, put off
Narrowerbothermake confused or perplexed or puzzled
distract, deflectDraw someone's attention away from something
flusterCause to be nervous or upset
Broaderembarrass, abashCause to be embarrassed
Similar toconfuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confound, discombobulateBe confusing / confusing or perplexing to
Spanishaturdir, confundir, consternar, conturbar, desconcertar, desorientar
Catalanatordir, confondre, desconcertar, desorientar, encegar, ofuscar, torbar
Nounsdisconcertion, disconcertmentanxious embarrassment
English > disconcert: 2 senses > verb 2, emotion
MeaningCause to lose one's composure.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe performance is likely to disconcert Sue
Synonymsupset, discompose, untune, discomfit
NarrowerafflictCause great unhappiness for
bewilder, bemuse, discombobulate, throwCause to be confused / confused emotionally
dissolveCause to lose control emotionally
embarrass, abashCause to be embarrassed
faze, unnerve, enervate, unsettledisturb the composure of
inhibitMake (someone) self-conscious and as a result unable to act naturally
pain, anguish, hurtCause emotional anguish / anguish or make miserable
Broaderarouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provokeCall forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
Spanishconfundir, desconcertar, molestar, perturbar, turbar
Catalanamoïnar, confondre, desconcertar, molestar, pertorbar, preocupar, torbar
Nounsdisconcertion, disconcertmentanxious embarrassment

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