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discomfiture

noun

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the emotional state of being made self-consciously uncomfortable
  • blushed and lowered her eyes in evident discomfiture

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The first known use of discomfiture was in the 14th century

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“Discomfiture.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/discomfiture. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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