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used in The Fountainhead

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dismay (unhappiness, worry, and often confusion) — typically over something unexpected
  • Francon's face assumed a look of consternation.
    1.12 — Part 1 Chapter 12 (43% in)
  • And then he saw her looking suddenly past him, her mouth opened in consternation; she jumped up, dashed across the room, and crawled on her hands and knees to reach a lavender envelope lying under a desk.
    1.6 — Part 1 Chapter 6 (83% in)

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