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Overview of verb dismay

The verb dismay has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. depress, deject, cast down, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoralise

(lower someone's spirits; make downhearted; "These news depressed her"; "The bad state of her child's health demoralizes her")

2. dismay, alarm, appal, appall, horrify

(fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised; "I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview"; "The news of the executions horrified us")

Overview of adj dismaying

The adj dismaying has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) appalling, dismaying

(causing consternation; "appalling conditions") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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