Something that disturbs oneâ€™s comfort; an annoyance. (noun)
To cause annoyance or distress. (verb)
Examples of word discomfort
But as usual, our discomfort is a relative things â€“ we could be in Buffalo!
Brendan Donnelly is day-to-day with what he described as discomfort in his left side.
But the discomfort is what keeps it rich and interesting.
Doubtless there's truth in that, but it seems more likely that the discomfort is occasioned by West's implication that sexuality is the very foundation of Christianity.
An outgrowth of this discomfort is that it has created many conservatives -- who want do such things as to restrict social funding to various early childhood policy programs -- and use the supposed narrowness of IQ differentials over time, (within the various out-groups measured), to bolster their argument.