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consternation
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
dismay (unhappiness, worry, and often confusion) — typically over something unexpected
  • "We all gonna have to swim," he said, to Jasper's consternation.
    Chapters 62-63 (26% in)
  • He trembled from the effort, and his trembling and the look on his face caused great consternation in Pea Eye, who had never known the Captain to be at a loss for words.
    Chapters 99-100 (91% in)

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