Definitions for consternationˌkɒn stərˈneɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alarm, dismay, consternation(noun)

    fear resulting from the awareness of danger

Wiktionary

  1. consternation(Noun)

    Amazement or horror that confounds the faculties, and incapacitates for reflection; terror, combined with amazement; dismay.

  2. Origin: From consternatio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Consternation(noun)

    amazement or horror that confounds the faculties, and incapacitates for reflection; terror, combined with amazement; dismay

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  1. Cameron Crowe:

    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.

  2. Ben Pace:

    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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