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discomfit
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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discomfit
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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  • This detection gave many of our party disgust, who accordingly abandoned his cause, and occasion’d our more speedy discomfiture in the synod.

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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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