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consternation

noun [U]  us   /ˌkɑn·stərˈneɪ·ʃən/
a feeling of strong annoyance and anger, usually because of something bad that you cannot change or that is completely unexpected: The power failure caused consternation among local officials.
Translations of “consternation”
in Vietnamese sự kinh hoàng…
in Spanish consternación…
in Thai ความรู้สึกตกตะลึง…
in Malaysian kebingungan…
in French consternation…
in German die Bestürzung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 驚愕, 驚恐, 驚惶失措…
in Indonesian kecewa…
in Russian ужас…
in Turkish şaşkınlık/korku/endişe/dehşet hissi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 惊愕, 惊恐, 惊惶失措…
in Polish konsternacja…
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