Examples of disconcert in a Sentence
News of his criminal past has disconcerted even his admirers.
we were disconcerted by the unexpected changes to the program
Recent Examples of disconcert from the Web
It's left me disillusioned, frustrated and disconcerted.
Again, reasonable minds can debate that point either way: The epidemic transfer trend, particularly in college basketball, is disconcerting.
Developers, while disconcerted that a security breach happened, feel confident that Apple handled the situation well.
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Origin and Etymology of disconcert
obsolete French disconcerter, alteration of Middle French desconcerter, from des- dis- + concerter to concert
First Known Use: 1687See Words from the same year
Synonym Discussion of disconcert
DISCONCERT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of disconcert for English Language Learners
: to make (someone) upset or embarrassed
DISCONCERT Defined for Kids
Definition of disconcert for Students
: to make confused and a little upset The change in plans disconcerted him.
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