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The Hobbit
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  • Yesterday he had been too flustered to do anything of the kind.
  • "What message?" said poor Mr. Baggins all in a fluster.
  • It was not the correct thing to say, but they have begun to arrive had flustered him badly.
  • But he could not remember anything better at the moment, he was so flustered by the egg-question.
  • "Hear, hear!" said Bilbo, and accidentally said it aloud, "Hear what?" they all said turning suddenly towards him, and he was so flustered that he answered "Hear what I have got to say!"

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  • He gets flustered when talking to groups and tends to lose his train of thought.
  • ’And don’t fluster poor Charlie.
    Roald Dahl  --  Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

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