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.
Why African stories and knowledge must be judged in terms of Northern epistemologies is cause for African scholarly disconcertion in the twenty-first century.
of disconcertion, the first appears more consistent with the Freytag