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FLUSTER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does fluster mean? 

FLUSTER (noun)
  The noun FLUSTER has 1 sense:

1. a disposition that is confused or nervous and upset

  Familiarity information: FLUSTER used as a noun is very rare.


FLUSTER (verb)
  The verb FLUSTER has 2 senses:

1. be flustered; behave in a confused manner
2. cause to be nervous or upset

  Familiarity information: FLUSTER used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FLUSTER (noun)


Sense 1fluster [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A disposition that is confused or nervous and upset

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

fluster; perturbation

Hypernyms ("fluster" is a kind of...):

discomposure (a temperament that is perturbed and lacking in composure)


FLUSTER (verb)


Sense 1fluster [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Be flustered; behave in a confused manner

Classified under:

Verbs of feeling

Hypernyms (to "fluster" is one way to...):

acquit; bear; behave; carry; comport; conduct; deport (behave in a certain manner)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


Sense 2fluster [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Cause to be nervous or upset

Classified under:

Verbs of feeling

Hypernyms (to "fluster" is one way to...):

confuse; disconcert; flurry; put off (cause to feel embarrassment)

Cause:

fluster (be flustered; behave in a confused manner)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "fluster"):

ruffle (discompose)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s somebody
Something ----s somebody

Sentence examples:

The bad news will fluster him
The good news will fluster her


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