DISCONCERT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of disconcert
Definition:
v. confuse; frustrate by throwing into disorder; embarrass
Example:
The evidence produced by her adversary does disconcert the lawyer.
Sentence in Classic:
But the fact that Sergey Ivanovitch and the princess seemed anxious to get rid of him did not in the least disconcert Stepan Arkadyevitch.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In Natasha Prince Andrew was conscious of a strange world completely alien to him and brimful of joys unknown to him, a different world, that in the Otradnoe avenue and at the window that moonlight night had already begun to disconcert him.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In his clear glance, in his firm tone, in the robust movement of his shoulders, there was something calculated to disconcert death.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
David, in some measure familiarized to the scene, led the way with a steadiness that no slight obstacle was likely to disconcert, into this very building.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
The grass was short close to the road, and Levin, who had not done any mowing for a long while, and was disconcerted by the eyes fastened upon him, cut badly for the first moments, though he swung his scythe vigorously.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Now this world disconcerted him no longer and was no longer alien to him, but he himself having entered it found in it a new enjoyment.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Nicholas replied that he could not go back on his word, and his father, sighing and evidently disconcerted, very soon became silent and went in to the countess.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context