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discombobulate (v.)

"to upset, embarrass," 1834, discombobricate, American English, fanciful mock-Latin coinage of a type popular then. Compare, on a similar pattern, confusticate (1852), absquatulate (1840), spifflicate "confound, beat" (1850), scrumplicate "eat" (1890). Related: discombobulating; discombobulation.

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Definitions of discombobulate

discombobulate (v.)
cause to be confused emotionally;
Synonyms: bewilder / bemuse / throw
discombobulate (v.)
be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly;
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