bewilder


be·wil·der

verb \bi-ˈwil-dər, bē-\

: to confuse (someone) very much

be·wil·deredbe·wil·der·ing\-d(ə-)riŋ\

Full Definition of BEWILDER

transitive verb
1
:  to cause to lose one's bearings
2
:  to perplex or confuse especially by a complexity, variety, or multitude of objects or considerations
be·wil·dered·ly adverb
be·wil·dered·ness noun
be·wil·der·ing·ly \-d(ə-)riŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of BEWILDER

  1. <the change in policy seems to have bewildered many of our customers>

First Known Use of BEWILDER

1684

Rhymes with BEWILDER

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