Definition of 'discomfiture'
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The motion caused consternation in the shadows, as the beasts hidden there responded to their creator's discomfiture. THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2004)She had not encountered anything like this before, and didn't have a formula to follow to help ease the discomfiture. AT THE STROKE OF TWELVE (2004)
As always, Altaru sensed my condition and moved so as to ease the discomfiture of my wound. THE LIGHTSTONE: BOOK ONE, PART ONE OF THE EA CYCLE (2004)
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Used Occasionally. discomfiture is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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