Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 05/12/21 Discombobulate

Discombobulate (verb)
discombobulate [ dis-kuhm-bob-yuh-leyt ]


verb (used with object), dis·com·bob·u·lat·ed, dis·com·bob·u·lat·ing.
1. to confuse or disconcert; upset; frustrate: The speaker was completely discombobulated by the hecklers.

OTHER WORDS FROM DISCOMBOBULATE
dis·com·bob·u·la·tion, noun

WORDS RELATED TO DISCOMBOBULATE
confound, befuddle, disconcert, fluster, bewilder, disturb, ruffle, perplex, puzzle, upset, muddle, addle, baffle, frustrate, throw, fuddle, mix up

See synonyms for: discombobulate / discombobulated / discombobulation on Thesaurus.com

Origin: 1825–35, Americanism; fanciful alteration of discompose or discomfort

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