Definition of bewildered
- I was appalled and was too bewildered to do or say anything.
- —Bram Stoker
- He looked at her with a bewildered expression.
- Dickie Pope is staring at me, bewildered now, perhaps even convinced I'm insane.
- —Richard Russo
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addled, bedeviled, befogged, befuddled, bemused, confounded, confused, dazed, distracted, dizzy, dopey (also dopy), fogged, mixed-up, muddleheaded, muzzy, punch-drunk, punchy, shell-shocked, silly, stunned, stupefied;
at sea, out of it;
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