- The definition of disconcerting is embarrassing, frustrating or confusing.
An example of something disconcerting is the knowledge that there is a hole in your pants.
Variant of disconcert
- to frustrate (plans, etc.)
- to upset the composure of; embarrass; confuse
Origin: Old French desconcerter: see dis- and amp; concert
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