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Synonyms for discomfort
dɪsˈkʌm fərt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discomfort, uncomfortableness(noun)

    the state of being tense and feeling pain

    soreness, uncomfortableness, uneasiness, self-consciousness, irritation

    comfortableness, comfort

  2. discomfort, soreness, irritation(noun)

    an uncomfortable feeling of mental painfulness or distress

    temper, tenderness, rawness, uncomfortableness, botheration, soreness, provocation, pique, aggravation, excitation, annoying, innervation, irritation, annoyance, vexation

    comfort, comfortableness

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. discomfort

    annoyance, awkwardness, constraint, difficulty, disquiet, irritation, perplexity, trouble, uneasiness, vexation, worry

    ease, easiness, expertness, facility, knack, readiness

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. discomfort

    disquiet, vexation, annoyance, trouble, unpleasantness, disagreeableness

    comfort, ease, pleasantness, agreeableness

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. discomfort(n.)

    uneasiness, disquiet, inquietude, trouble, annoyance

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  1. Anuj Somany:

    People who are holding high political position because of some business tycoon will act & implement all rules and regulation as per his instruction only ,even if that causes distress and discomfort to the entire population.

  2. Noah Syndergaard:

    There's not pain regarding the bone spur. I did n’t have any discomfort, just fatigue really, this is my first full season in the big leagues. I’ve thrown a lot of pitches and innings. It’s just that time of the year.

  3. Melissa Schuman:

    Melissa never expressed to me while we were together or at any time since that anything we did was not consensual. We went on to record a song and perform together, and I was always respectful and supportive of Melissa both personally and professionally. This is the first that I am hearing about these accusations, nearly two decades later. It is contrary to my nature and everything I hold dear to intentionally cause someone discomfort or harm.

  4. Bryant McGill:

    All discomfort comes from suppressing your true identity.

  5. Darren Huston:

    Whomever conquers friendship conquers discomfort

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