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disconcerting
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
disrupt composure — such as to confuse or worry
  • It twitched and jerked up and down erratically, so that looking at him was disconcerting: one minute he would be looking at you out of both eyes, and then the eyelid would droop and he would only be looking with an eye and a half.
    Chapters 36-37 (3% in)
  • Of course, there was no one around to see him, but he could see himself, and it was disconcerting.
    Chapters 93-94 (78% in)

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