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This morning, I just want to send out an apology to everyone, because I know it caused great concern, great consternation, as it should have.
NORTHAM, HOGAN, BOWSER AND OTHERS IN THEIR OWN WORDSWASHINGTON POST STAFFFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Scott, to the hair-pulling consternation of Democrats, has never lost an election.
THE TRAILER: HOW DEMOCRATS PLAN TO FIGHT DOMESTIC TERRORDAVID WEIGELJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
An estimated 100,000 businesses across the nation closed their doors as governors ordered residents to remain at home, much to the consternation of conservative activists who said the directives were unconstitutional.
TOP 10 NATIONAL NEWS STORIES OF 2020CHRIS JOHNSONDECEMBER 31, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
It should be a cause for consternation and paranoia that your current doesn’t see this.
FUTURE MOM-IN-LAW, THE PORN STAREUGENE ROBINSONNOVEMBER 22, 2020OZY
It’s all led to a great deal of hand-wringing and consternation among those in and around the polling industry.
FOR POLLSTERS, IT’S BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD AFTER YET ANOTHER MISS IN THE 2020 ELECTIONREYMASHAYEKHINOVEMBER 17, 2020FORTUNE
I wasn’t surprised that the decision raised consternation in some quarters.
CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW? (EP. 406)STEPHEN J. DUBNERFEBRUARY 20, 2020FREAKONOMICS
It seemed incredible, and the rest of the calls were almost drowned out in the consternation that followed.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Matt asked, hiding as best he could the sudden consternation that swept through him.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
But Clip had made another discovery which sent a shock of consternation through both him and Matt.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
About thirty persons were killed, many more were wounded: and the whole city was filled with an indescribable consternation.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM

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