fazed fazed  /ˈfeɪzd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) caused to show discomposure

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It's almost certainly a by-product of our blogging, Twittering, Flickr-photo-sharing culture that people are no longer fazed by long lists of strangers' quirks and neuroses.
  2. Such fears have rarely fazed Beijing and are unlikely to now.
  3. Analyst Ostow was not fazed by the fact that Freud's concept of a death instinct has proved difficult to accept.

News

  1. Taurus

    Anyone who tries to make you feel that you have done something wrong is not a friend and best avoided. Fortunately, your mood is positive at the moment, so it's unlikely you will be too fazed...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Post

  2. Nintendo: Our 'powerhouse' franchises will ignite holiday sales

    Nintendo is poised to exploit its exclusive games, such as those featuring the company's star players -- like Mario and Luigi, above. (Credit: Josh Miller/CNET) LOS ANGELES -- Nintendo isn't fazed by disappointing sales of its Wii U system, and expects a sharp rebound for the holidays. "We know the power of great software driving hardware," Scott Moffitt, executive vice president of sales and ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNET

  3. Lewis on Jones' arrest: 'It's unfortunate'

    When it has come to off-the-field issues the past couple years, the Bengals locker room has not been fazed. Players who were asked about an incident involving cornerback Adam Jones remained supportive of him.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

Quotes

  1. Professor Dodson, a lawyer and long-time indigenous affairs activist, said he was "not fazed at all" by the Prime Minister's comments.
    on Jan 26, 2009 By: Mick Dodson Source: Times Online

  2. "What you look for in terms of progress is a little bit different (from other players)," Jets coach Eric Mangini said. "What I like about these guys is that they're in a foreign environment, yet they're not fazed by it. They're going to go...
    on May 13, 2007 By: Eric Mangini Source: USA Today

  3. "I just finished my check on the half wall," Hollweg said. "I think he was a little fazed by it. I turned around, and the next thing I knew he's winding up and hitting me in the face."
    on Mar 8, 2007 By: Ryan Hollweg Source: Forbes

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