Consternate



[kon-ster-neyt] /ˈkɒn stərˌneɪt/

verb (used with object), consternated, consternating.
1.
to dismay, confuse, or terrify.
/ˈkɒnstəˌneɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive; usually passive) to fill with anxiety, dismay, dread, or confusion
v.

1650s, from Latin consternatus, past participle of consternare (see consternation).

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