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dismay
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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Definition
to feel sadness, disappointment, or worry — typically in response to something surprising
  • "How you hate everything old!" said Phoebe in dismay.
    Chapter 12 — The Daguerreotypist (82% in)
  • "God," said the dying man, pointing his finger, with a ghastly look, at the undismayed countenance of his enemy,—"God will give him blood to drink!"
    Chapter 1 — The Old Pyncheon Family (14% in)

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