alarm, dismay, consternation(noun)
fear resulting from the awareness of danger
Amazement or horror that confounds the faculties, and incapacitates for reflection; terror, combined with amazement; dismay.
Origin: From consternatio.
amazement or horror that confounds the faculties, and incapacitates for reflection; terror, combined with amazement; dismay
The numerical value of consternation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of consternation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A variety of subjects were discussed, but chief among them, I would say, was the concern and consternation over the candidacy of Donald Trump.
Emma Stone was chief among those who did tireless research, if any part of her fine characterization has caused consternation and controversy, I am the one to blame.
You're seeing a little bit better U.S. economic statistics than you've been seeing over the past three or four weeks. The European statistics have gotten a lot better too, so maybe a relief rally today, because the markets were down as there was a lot of consternation going around.
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Translations for consternation
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- ужас, смайванеBulgarian
- Fassungslosigkeit, BestürzungGerman
- postración, abatimiento, consternaciónSpanish
- بهت و حیرتPersian
- accablement, sidération, prostration, consternationFrench
- maoimScottish Gaelic
- בִּלְבּוּל, תַּדְהֵמָה, פַּחַד, חֲרָדָהHebrew
- megdöbbenés, szörnyűlködésHungarian
- consternare, consternațieRomanian
- испуг, оцепенение, ужас, уRussian
- häpnad, bestörtningSwedish
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