disconcertion


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Related to disconcertion: overwhelmed, scrutinised
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Noun1.disconcertion - anxious embarrassment
embarrassment - the shame you feel when your inadequacy or guilt is made public
anxiety - a vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune
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She paused, in evident disconcertion and perplexity, mingled with anger she dared not show.
87) There was also disconcertion among white Australians about Papua New Guinean men and white women.
This lucidly irresolute tangle--a mix of resolve and disconcertion as regards painting right now, and the larger culture that frames it--structures Frost's art.