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discomfit
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Gone with the Wind
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  • Scarlett wanted to giggle at her discomfiture, for Rhett had caught her fairly.
  • While she did not regret her decision one whit, the matter in its true light discomfited her.
  • She sank into the proffered chair, glaring at the discomfited fat captain, and gave her name.

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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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