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

 dis·com·fort /dɪsˈkʌm(p)fɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·com·fort v. t. [imp. & p. p. Discomforted; p. pr. & vb. n. Discomforting.]
 1. To discourage; to deject.
 His funeral shall not be in our camp,
 Lest it discomfort us.   --Shak.
 2. To destroy or disturb the comfort of; to deprive of quiet enjoyment; to make uneasy; to pain; as, a smoky chimney discomforts a family.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·com·fort, n.
 1. Discouragement. [Obs.]
 2. Want of comfort; uneasiness, mental or physical; disturbance of peace; inquietude; pain; distress; sorrow. “An age of spiritual discomfort.”
    Strive against all the discomforts of thy sufferings.   --Bp. Hall.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the state of being tense and feeling pain [syn: uncomfortableness]
           [ant: comfort]
      2: an uncomfortable feeling in some part of the body [syn: soreness,