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unsettle

uhn se tuhl

  • v  disturb the composure of

  • The patriarchal setup will unsettle some viewers, as it did the actresses.
  • But it also highlights a fact that might unsettle others in his line of work: wielded deftly, technology is a weapon powerful enough to beat the law.
  • The nudity required for the film's sex scenes didn't unsettle her though she now says, "I think I won't do it again: a) I can't keep getting away with it, and b) I don't want .
News & Articles

  • Plug, A Personal Cloud Storage System Designed To Dodge PRISM
    The notion of cloud storage of your documents may unsettle you nowadays, when considered in the light of the PRISM Internet surveillance scandal . That makes the new Kickstarter project from The CGC Team particularly smart: Plug is a storage system that uses old hard drives or thumbdrives in your home to create a cloud accessible drive . . . that's so secure only you should be able to access ...
    July 12, 2013 - Fast Company Magazine
  • Demand for Baltimore-area homes increased in first half of the year
    Prices have improved modestly in the past six months, according to multiple list data Baltimore's home market shifted this year, but a spike in interest rates may unsettle the balance again.        
    July 11, 2013 - Baltimore Sun
  • Demand for Baltimore-area homes up in first half of the year
    Prices have improved modestly in the past six months, according to multiple list data Baltimore's home market shifted this year, but a spike in interest rates may unsettle the balance again.        
    July 11, 2013 - Baltimore Sun
Quotes

  • Dave Whelan in Hindu
    The dressing room has been buzzing all week and the players are determined to unsettle United,Whelan said.
  • Rodney Hogg in Melbourne Herald Sun
    I've really had a gutful of their whinging, this is international sport, obviously people are going to say things to try to unsettle you,Hogg said. "It's not tiddlywinks. So long as it's not racial they shouldn't have a problem."
  • Sir Alex Ferguson in Sportinglife.com
    On Park's contribution to the second goal, Ferguson said: "I'm not sure how he managed to get the ball back into the area. It did not seem possible. But Wayne appeared to unsettle the goalkeeper and managed to touch it in."

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