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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Perplexed by many situations or statements; Befuddled or bewildered.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : That is a confounded lie
  • Verb (used with object) : The complicated directions confounded him. ,The revolution confounded the people. ,truth confounded with error....
  • His eyes were still open, his expression confounded.
  • He paused with swift awkwardness, again confounded by his unwonted flow of speech. for more
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