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derail

verb

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to trouble the mind of; to make uneasy
  • according to police, the suspect had been derailed in recent months by mounting financial problems

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The first known use of derail was in 1850

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“Derail.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/derail. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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