Know Your Next Word : discombobulate

3. discombobulate :

verb :

To disconcert or confuse

usage :

  • I don't think we should be messing with time. I have trouble adjusting. You're not alone. Some people claim they are really discombobulated by the time change. (The Bluffer's Guide : Times Changes : The Gazette (Montreal - Canada) : Oct 2 - 2008.)

  • The speaker was completely discombobulated by the hecklers.

    Related Forms :

    discombobulation : noun

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