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used in Chasing Lincoln's Killer

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to feel sadness, disappointment, or worry — typically in response to something surprising
  • To his dismay, Booth and Herold said they did not want to leave until morning!
    p. 162.6
  • To their dismay, the doctor refused to help them.
    p. 152.5
  • To David Herold's dismay, Booth intended to spend another night at the farm.
    p. 160.4

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