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startlement

noun

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the state of being strongly impressed by something unexpected or unusual
  • the look of startlement in her eyes when she found herself at the wedding seated next to her ex-boyfriend

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“Startlement.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/startlement. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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