befuddled

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adjective be·fud·dled \ bi-ˈfə-dᵊld , bē- \

Definition of befuddled

:utterly confused or puzzled :deeply perplexed
  • … somebody may be so befuddled and self-destructive as to miss the point entirely.
  • —Anne B. Fisher
  • … I also believe whites are as befuddled about race as we are …
  • —Nathan McCall

First Known Use of befuddled

1838



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