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unsettle

verb

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to trouble the mind of; to make uneasy
  • the news that the local grocery store had sold contaminated produce unsettled many shoppers

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The first known use of unsettle was in 1598

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“Unsettle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unsettle. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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