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Synonyms for discomfort
dɪsˈkʌm fərtdis·com·fort

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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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. discomfort, uncomfortablenessnoun

    the state of being tense and feeling pain

    soreness, uncomfortableness, uneasiness, self-consciousness, irritation

    comfortableness, comfort

  2. discomfort, soreness, irritationnoun

    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

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  1. discomfortnoun

    uneasiness, disquiet, inquietude, trouble, annoyance

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  1. Michael Catalano:

    Richard Simmons was hospitalized on Monday at an undisclosed location in California, after a few days of battling severe indigestion and discomfort while eating, we agreed it was best for him to seek treatment.

  2. John Amanam:

    I became emotional about amputees, they had this feeling of discomfort whenever they were around other people. I saw it as a challenge. If I could give back or solve this need, it would go a long way to ease that emotional trauma and loss of confidence.

  3. David Mamet:

    The proclamation and repetition of first principles is a constant feature of life in our democracy. Active adherence to these principles, however, has always been considered un-American. We recipients of the boon of liberty have always been ready, when faced with discomfort, to discard any and all first principles of liberty, and, further, to indict those who do not freely join with us in happily arrogating those principles.

  4. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    One should always consider when taking action, not only the joy and pleasure that follows, but also the anguish and length of discomfort; especially when the anguish affects another party.

  5. Alioune Thiam:

    What we are losing is a lot less than we are gaining, imagine all the traffic accidents, the discomfort, the diseases linked to environmental pollution. All that cannot be measured.

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