Definition of consternation in English:

consternation

Line breaks: con|ster|na¦tion
Pronunciation: /kɒnstəˈneɪʃ(ə)n
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Origin

early 17th century: from Latin consternatio(n-), from the verb consternare 'lay prostrate, terrify' (see consternate).

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