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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To confuse by a strong light. Also: To impress awesomely or most forcefully and take away power to think or notice.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object), : Audiences were bedazzled by her charm. ,The glare of the headlights bedazzled him
  • Rise from bedazzlement and the soft bigotry of low expectations.
  • How long that bedazzlement blinded me, I cannot say, for blinding it was.
  • Simon's bedazzlement at Charles's tribute to him turned in an instant to anger. for more
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