Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 05/03/15 Disconcert

Disconcert (verb)
disconcert [dis-kuh n-surt]


verb (used with object)
1. to disturb the self-possession of; perturb; ruffle: Her angry reply disconcerted me completely.
2. to throw into disorder or confusion; disarrange: He changed his mind and disconcerted everybody's plans.

Synonyms
1. discompose, perplex, bewilder, abash, discomfit. See confuse.

Antonyms
1. calm.
2. arrange.

Origin: 1680-90; < obsolete French disconcerter. See dis-, concert

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