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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Confusion resulting from failure to understand.

Usage examples (35)
  • Shoppers stared in bemusement at the mysterious object that landed in a shopping precinct in Poole, Dorset, this week.
  • I particularly loved the businessman washing his hands and shaking his head in bemusement at the sticker in the mirror.
  • Or was he already there frozen in bemusement?
  • Nadine Dorries suddenly exploded with fury 'bemusement' so great, it could not be contained in a single tweet: for more
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