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discomposure


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Discomposure  \Dis`com*po"sure\  (?;  135),  n. 
  1.  The  state  of  being  discomposed;  disturbance;  disorder; 
  agitation;  perturbation. 
 
  No  discomposure  stirred  her  features.  --Akenside. 
 
  2.  Discordance;  disagreement  of  parts  [Obs.]  --Boyle. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  discomposure 
  n  1:  anxious  embarrassment  [syn:  {discomfiture},  {disconcertion}, 
  {disconcertment}] 
  2:  a  temperament  that  is  perturbed  and  lacking  in  composure 
  [ant:  {composure}] 




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