discomfiture


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anxious embarrassment

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Ironically, his own party workers are to be blamed for his discomfiture.
Adding to the discomfiture is a disappointing start to the earnings season.
And both have increased surveillance along the border as a precautionary measure to the discomfiture of the border residents.
The CM's discomfiture with the WBHRC had spilled over in the Assembly where she attacked both the rights body and its chief, and on the judiciary as a whole.
On Monday they tore into him with a savagery displayed by hyenas u as they fight each other for bigger portions when preparing to feast on a big kill u eating into his conscience, probing the deep, dark recesses of his hitherto impregnable mind, looking for signs of extreme discomfiture.
The glass, from which he was drinking while watching Mark Reynolds's discomfiture, was on a small table beside him at the side of the set.
Party leaders Sushma Swaraj, Ananth Kumar and Balbir Punj met him at his residence to placate the 85- year- old leader whose opposition to Modi has been a matter of discomfiture for the saffron party.
Achuthanandan, who had earned considerable media mileage when he led the operations against the alleged land mafia in Munnar, two years ago, had later been forced to tone down his stand following the Communist Party of India Marxist (CPM) party feeling discomfiture with the way in which he was going about the matter.
Much to the discomfiture of the BJP benches, these parties demanded a discussion on Vanzara's " revelations".
But now, with his hair looking blonder than ever, Malinga is back bowling at the nets and causing his teammates some discomfiture.
White paper means bringing out a status report on a particular subject and not conducting an investigation," said Thakre, echoing the Congress discomfiture on the subject.
But many in the SP are secretly gleeful at the law minister's discomfiture.
The two visits have caused some discomfiture in New Delhi.
Much to the discomfiture of the saffron party, Advani's latest remarks came close on the heels of Janata Dal ( United) leader and Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar opposing the projection of his Gujarat counterpart Narendra Modi as the NDA's PM candidate in the 2014 polls.
Modi's remarks, made during the election campaign in Gujrat in the context of the demand of Patels for reservation, have caused discomfiture to Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) who had claimed that the prime minister was favourable towards increasing the reservations for Muslims and the Scheduled Tribes.