DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·ster·na·tion /ˌkɑn(t)stɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·ster·na·tion n.  Amazement or horror that confounds the faculties, and incapacitates for reflection; terror, combined with amazement; dismay.
 The chiefs around,
 In silence wrapped, in consternation drowned.
 Attend the stern reply.   --Pope.
 Syn: -- Alarm; fright; amazement; astonishment; surprise; panic; perturbation. See Alarm.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : fear resulting from the awareness of danger [syn: alarm, dismay]