Meaning of DISCOMFORT in English

DISCOMFORT

■ noun

1》 slight pain.

2》 slight anxiety or embarrassment.

■ verb cause ~ to.

Origin

ME (as a verb in the sense 'dishearten, distress'): from OFr. desconforter (v.), desconfort (n.), from des- (expressing reversal) + conforter (see comfort ).

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