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Correct spelling:
discomfited
Definition:
of Discomfit

Synonyms:

adjective
defeated
beaten.
ill at ease
fidgety, out of place, on pins and needles, on tenterhooks, unrelaxed.
self-conscious
self-conscious, out of countenance.
noun
discomfited
embarrassed, thwarted, disappointed, frustrated, unsuccessful, foiled, uncomfortable, defeated.
verb
humbled
embarrassed, humbled, mortified, humiliated, fazed, disconcerted, abashed.
shamed
shamed, Mocked, debunked, Scandalized, showed up, dishonored, maligned, Vilified, Pilloried, shown up, Ostracized, exposed, disgraced, Ridiculed, Stigmatized.
Examples of usage:
  1. This likewise was carried, with a faint opposition from the puny faction that surrounded the mortified and discomfited great little man. – Memoirs of Henry Hunt, Esq. Volume 3 by Henry Hunt
  2. There was a want of principle, perhaps, about the whole arrangement, but it answered admirably; even those who were left behind on such occasions never dreamt of being discontented or discomfited; indeed, it was not a very heavy penance to be condemned to spend a home- day at Dene with the feminine part of its garrison. – Barren Honour: A Novel by George A. Lawrence
  3. But if he was not as others were, why was he discomfited, solicitous, miserable? – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. Discomfited for the moment, he was not, however, beaten. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  5. At the end Octa was discomfited, and was driven from the country. – Arthurian Chronicles: Roman de Brut by Wace

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