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consternation

noun [U] uk   /ˌkɒn.stəˈneɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌkɑːn.stɚ-/
a feeling of worry, shock, or confusion: The prospect of so much work filled him with consternation. To his consternation, when he got to the airport he found he'd forgotten his passport.
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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