Definitions for flustered

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flustered, hot and bothered(p), perturbed, rattled(adj)

    thrown into a state of agitated confusion; (`rattled' is an informal term)


  1. flustered(Adjective)

    Confused, befuddled, in a state of panic by having become overwrought with confusion.

    The speaker became quite flustered when she dropped all her notes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flustered

    of Fluster

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brad Bannon:

    He didn’t handle himself well on guns or on foreign policy, he seemed flustered and defensive. Americans want someone calm and collected when dealing with a crisis.

  2. R. A. Salvatore, Sojourn:

    It is better, I think, to grab at the stars than to sit flustered because you know you cannot reach them... At least he who reaches will get a good stretch, a good view, and perhaps even a low-hanging apple for his efforts.

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