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consternation
used in Six Characters in Search of an Author

3 uses
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Definition
dismay (unhappiness, worry, and often confusion) — typically over something unexpected
  • The Manager [in consternation].
    Act 2 (48% in)
  • [Turning to the FATHER in consternation.
    Act 1 (30% in)
  • The Mother [jumping up amid the amazement and consternation of the actors who had not been noticing her.
    Act 2 (53% in)

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