Definition of discomfit:
overturn, discomfort, conquer, subject, bowl over, disturb, knock over, subjugate, throw for a loop, disconcert, put off, tump over, swage, vanquish, turn over, overmaster, flurry, put down, checkmate, prevent, thwart, perplex, pain, down, discompose, overmatch, crush, beat, put on the spot, worst, reduce, tip over, confound, chagrin, untune, win, subdue, defeat, trouble, frustrate, upset, overpower, master, confuse, overcome, foil, discountenance, overthrow, prevail over, rout, surmount.
- "Gargoyles", Ben Hecht.
We discomfit the well- known Southern Confederacy, at every turn, my boy,- we discomfit it at every turn; but, the trouble is, we keep turning all the time, like a Thomas cat after his tail, constantly believing that we are approaching the end, but never quite reaching it.- "The Orpheus C. Kerr Papers. Series 3", Robert H. Newell.
- "The Blue Germ", Martin Swayne.