dis·com·fit /dɪsˈkʌm(p)fət, ||ˌdɪskəmˈfɪt/
Dis·com·fit v. t. [imp. & p. p. Discomfited; p. pr. & vb. n. Discomfiting.]
1. To scatter in fight; to put to rout; to defeat.
And his proud foes discomfit in victorious field. --Spenser.
2. To break up and frustrate the plans of; to balk░ to throw into perplexity and dejection; to disconcert.
Well, go with me and be not so discomfited. --Shak.
Syn: -- To defeat; overthrow; overpower; vanquish; conquer; baffle; frustrate; confound; discourage.
Dis·com·fit, a. Discomfited; overthrown. [Obs.]
Dis·com·fit, n. Rout; overthrow; discomfiture.
Such a discomfit as shall quite despoil him. --Milton.
v : cause to lose one's composure [syn: upset, discompose, untune,