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Word: discomfit

Definition: frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb


More Vocab Words

::: evoke - call forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation
::: gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
::: bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
::: ravel - fall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist
::: odium - detestation; quality of being odious; hatefulness; disrepute (resulting from hateful conduct)
::: adversity - great hardship or affliction; misfortune; calamitous event
::: document - provide written evidence (for a claim); record with documents; N.
::: hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
::: mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
::: repine - fret; complain; be annoyed; Ex. repine over the undone work