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unnerve

Synonyms of unnerve in English:

verb

  • the bleakness of his gaze unnerved her
    demoralize, discourage, dishearten, dispirit, deject, daunt, cow, alarm, frighten, unman, dismay, distress, disconcert, discompose, perturb, upset, discomfit, take aback, unsettle, disquiet, jolt, startle, fluster, agitate, shake, ruffle, throw, throw off balance, put someone off their stroke, cause someone to lose their composure, confound, panic, stupefy, stun
    informal rattle, faze, put into a flap, throw into a tizz, discombobulate, shake up
    British informal put the wind up
    [Antonyms] encourage, hearten
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