Definition of discomfiture noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

discomfiture

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//dɪsˈkʌmfɪtʃə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈkʌmfɪtʃər//
 
[uncountable](literary)
 
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a feeling of confusion or embarrassment He was clearly taking delight in her discomfiture.