What is another word for Discomfiting?

Pronunciation: [dɪskˈɒmfɪtɪŋ] (IPA)

Discomfiting is a word that means to cause someone to feel uneasy or embarrassed. There are several synonyms that can be used in place of discomfiting, including unnerving, disconcerting, unsettling, flustering, and rattling. These words are all used to describe situations or actions that have an upsetting effect on someone. Other synonyms for discomfiting include embarrassing, humiliating, and mortifying, which are used to describe situations where someone is made to feel shame or awkwardness. Depending on the context, discomfiting can be used interchangeably with these synonyms to convey a similar meaning of causing discomfort or distress.

Synonyms for Discomfiting:

What are the hypernyms for Discomfiting?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Discomfiting

It's no good, duke," said the young lady with Discomfiting promptness.
"A Poached Peerage"
William Magnay
The fixed resolution of her form, the evident fortitude of her soul, and the steadfast encounter of her eye, were Discomfiting.
"Anna St. Ives"
Thomas Holcroft
Destroying of Bastilles, Discomfiting of Brunswicks, fronting of Principalities and Powers, of Earth and Tophet, all that thou hast dared and endured,-it was for a Republic of the Saloons?
"Freedom Through Disobedience"
C. R. (Chittaranjan) Das

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