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discomfit
American English: /dɪsˈkəmfət/
British English: /dɪsˈkʌmfɪt/

Translation of discomfit in Spanish:

transitive verb

[formal]
  • 1 (disconcert) I was discomfited to hear that …
    me desconcertó enterarme de que …
    Example sentences
    • The overused phrase ‘politically correct’ is usually code for something newish that discomfits the writer.
    • Tight-lipped, he appeared discomfited by the questions thrown at him, and relied on streams of impenetrable government-speak for his responses.
    • The poor boy was clearly discomfited, but we can never resist a mystery, so he gulped out an answer.
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