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consternation
used in 1776

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Definition
dismay (unhappiness, worry, and often confusion) — typically over something unexpected
  • THE SHOCK OF DISCOVERY threw the British into "utmost consternation."
    p. 94.1

There are no more uses of "consternation" in 1776.

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