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Pronunciation of Discomfort: Learn how to pronounce Discomfort in English correctly

Learn how to say Discomfort correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word discomfort:

[mass noun]
slight pain:
the patient complained of discomfort in the left calf
worry or embarrassment:
his remarks caused her discomfort
[count noun] something that causes one to feel uncomfortable:
the discomforts of too much sun in summer
[with object]
make (someone) feel anxious or embarrassed:
the unknown leaker’s purpose was to discomfort the Prime Minister
(often as adjective discomforting) cause (someone) slight pain:
if the patient’s condition has discomforting symptoms, these should be controlled

Middle English (as a verb in the sense ‘dishearten’): from Old French desconforter (verb), desconfort (noun), from des- (expressing reversal) + conforter ‘to comfort’ (see comfort)