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disorient

(dĭs-ôr′ē-ĕnt′)
tr.v. disori·ented, disori·enting, disori·ents
To cause (a person, for example) to experience disorientation.
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The fixed-wing Cessna made four attempts to land at Republic but the pilot became disoriented and missed each time due to dense fog, Valley Stream Fire Chief Jason Croak said.
On Friday, the Ajman Police appealed to members of the public to help them identify the disoriented man, who had been taken to hospital to receive treatment.
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Panaji: Welcoming election of Nawaz Sharif as Prime Minister of Pakistan, Bharatiya Janata Party said strengthening of democracy in the neighbouring country augurs well for India but it still views these developments with "cautious optimism" in view of past experience and "disoriented and ineffective" foreign policy of the UPA government.
An inquiry into a passenger plane crash in southern India in May that claimed 158 lives has concluded that the pilot, who slept through over half the flight and woke up disoriented, was at fault, according to a media report Wednesday.
In these key moments when it is expected from the Republic of Macedonia to seize the opportunities for strengthening its own integrity, all significant political forces in the country are greatly disoriented, says analyst Nenad Novkovski for Vreme.
I became disoriented and, after several repeated attempts, I remembered Gene Beggs' ideas about letting go of the stick and recovered below 500 feet agl.
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Apparently disoriented, he then drove in circles round the field in the pitch black before plunging over the cliff 300 yards from the road.
"People are very disoriented," a history professor said in a telephone interview.