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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fluster  \Flus"ter\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Flustered};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Flustering}.]  [Cf.  Icel.  flaustra  to  be  flustered, 
  flaustr  a  fluster.] 
  To  make  hot  and  rosy,  as  with  drinking;  to  heat;  hence  to 
  throw  into  agitation  and  confusion;  to  confuse;  to  muddle. 
 
  His  habit  or  flustering  himself  daily  with  claret. 
  --Macaulay. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  flustered 
  adj  :  thrown  into  a  state  of  agitated  confusion;  (`rattled'  is  an 
  informal  term)  [syn:  {hot  and  bothered(p)},  {perturbed}, 
  {rattled}] 




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