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consternation
used in The Call of the Wild

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Definition
dismay (unhappiness, worry, and often confusion) — typically over something unexpected
  • The tent, illumined by a candle, glowed warmly in the midst of the white plain; and when he, as a matter of course, entered it, both Perrault and Francois bombarded him with curses and cooking utensils, till he recovered from his consternation and fled ignominiously into the outer cold.
    Chapter 2 — The Law of Club and Fang (36% in)
consternation = worry and confusion
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