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OTHER WORDS FROM disconcertingdis·con·cert·ing·ly, adverbdis·con·cert·ing·ness, noun
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However, analysts say, the pandemic’s most disconcerting legacy may be its imprint on consumer behavior, raising questions about the sector’s ability to win back customers and properly rebound even after life returns to normal.Mall department stores were struggling. The pandemic has pushed them to the edge of extinction.|Abha Bhattarai|April 16, 2021|Washington Post
When an entire generation has never experienced such a thing, that can be disconcerting.Inflation is coming — and the fear of it could become self-fulfilling|Felix Salmon|April 16, 2021|Axios
Judge Amit Mehta called the evidence among the “most troubling and most disconcerting” he has seen in nearly a dozen cases related to Oath Keepers.Armed ‘quick reaction force’ was waiting for order to storm Capitol, Justice Dept. says|Rachel Weiner, Spencer Hsu|April 14, 2021|Washington Post
She appears to be at her happiest with her arms around an ecstatically sobbing fan, but there are also some disconcerting moments when you can practically see the serotonin draining out of her.Billie Eilish: The World's a Little Blurry Is a Mostly Fascinating Portrait of an Apocalyptic Teen Pop Star|Judy Berman|February 26, 2021|Time
Greene did say one thing at the outset of her speech that is broadly true, and therefore disconcerting.Greene brings her embrace of false claims back to levels acceptable for her caucus|Philip Bump|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
The transition is disconcerting since there are no other cuts of this sort in the picture.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first time I got accused of being a “neo-Nazi” it was shocking and disconcerting.Rage Against GamerGate’s Hate Machine: What I Got For Speaking Up|Arthur Chu|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But some of the Kurds maintain a disconcerting confidence—one now strengthened by the U.S. airstrikes.U.S. Planes are Blowing the Hell out of ISIS at Kobani, But …|Jamie Dettmer|October 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Spending time with Bean is somewhat disconcerting after seeing him play so many somber, doomed roles.Life After Deaths: Sean Bean on 'Game of Thrones' Paternity and 'Legends'|Jason Lynch|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is nothing to be gained by harping on about events in 2002, however disconcerting those events were.
"To such a place as that I would go alone,—or with her," said the boy, his disconcerting gaze fixed on the other's face.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa
He leaned on his stick, hat in hand, and the big blue eyes of the young man rested upon him with disconcerting gravity.
He half expected one of those disconcerting thought answers from Dalgard.Star Born|Andre Norton
I know from experience how disconcerting it is to ride into the zone of fire, and walking must be much worse.The Relief of Mafeking|Filson Young
"Well, of course the aim is to protect girls," Mrs. Bassett replied, conscious of a disconcerting acidity in her aunt's remark.