Online dictionaryOnline dictionary
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'

Discompose   Listen

(past & past part. discomposed; pres. part. discomposing)
Cause to lose one's composure.  Synonyms: discomfit, disconcert, untune, upset.

WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University

Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Matching a pattern  

Words linked to  

only single words

Share |
Add this dictionary
to your browser search bar

"Discompose" Quotes from Famous Books

... visitors to the boxes, as wrapped up in themselves, fortified against impressions, weaned from all superstitious belief in dramatic illusions, taking so little interest in all that was interesting, disinclined to discompose their cravats or their muscles, "except when some gesticulation of Mr. Kean, or some expression of an author two hundred years old, violated the decorum of fashionable indifference." These were good reasons for his objection ...
— A Book of the Play - Studies and Illustrations of Histrionic Story, Life, and Character • Dutton Cook

Words linked to "Discompose" :   throw, fire, abash, bewilder, arouse, anguish, unnerve, elicit, provoke, enervate, faze, raise, embarrass, kindle, enkindle, discombobulate, evoke, afflict, unsettle, dissolve, pain, discomposure, bemuse, hurt

Copyright © 2024 Dictionary