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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The state of being confused.

Usage examples (37)
  • Clever people seem not to feel the natural pleasure of bewilderment.
  • And how awful that poor Mary dies as she lived — stupidly, clumsily, in "bewilderment," running foolishly back and forth.
  • Karen looked in bewilderment; then her bewilderment changed into joy.
  • Georgie looked at the others and shook her head in bewilderment, and Bonnie for more
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