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discomfit
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Brave New World
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  • When, discomfited, he came and asked once more for the friendship which, in his prosperity, he had not thought it worth his while to preserve.

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  • She was discomfited by such a rude question.
  • The Senator discomfits the more extreme members of her party.

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