discomfortable


noun

  1. an absence of comfort or ease; uneasiness, hardship, or mild pain.
  2. anything that is disturbing to or interferes with comfort.

verb (used with object)

  1. to disturb the comfort or happiness of; make uncomfortable or uneasy.

adjective

  1. archaic tending to deprive of mental or physical ease or comfort

noun

  1. an inconvenience, distress, or mild pain
  2. something that disturbs or deprives of ease

verb

  1. (tr) to make uncomfortable or uneasy
n.

mid-14c., from Old French desconfort (12c.), from desconforter (v.), from des- (see dis-) + conforter (see comfort (v.)).

v.

c.1300, “to deprive of courage,” from Old French desconforter; see discomfort (n.). Related: Discomforted; discomforting.

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