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discomfit
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Ulysses
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  • Needless to say the cries of discomfited Master Tommy drew the attention of the girl friends.
  • Though palpably a radically altered man he was still a commanding figure though carelessly garbed as usual with that look of settled purpose which went a long way with the shillyshallyers till they discovered to their vast discomfiture that their idol had feet of clay after placing him upon a pedestal which she, however, was the first to perceive.

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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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