Definition of fluster
- The speaker was obviously flustered by the interruption.
- "Now don't overexcite yourself, Grandpa," Mrs. Bucket said. "And don't fluster poor Charlie. We must all try to keep very calm."
- —Roald Dahl
- There is much that is, in truth, dishonest even in honest play. A man who can keep himself sober after dinner plays [cards] with one who flusters himself with drink.
- —Anthony Trollope