Examples of dumbfound in a Sentence
the surprise ending will dumbfound even the most seasoned mystery reader
Recent Examples of dumbfound from the Web
Then he’s dumbfounded when Romero, in retribution, starts the investigation of the presidency up again.
A thrilling showdown between two of the top challengers for the America’s Cup turned on a penalty Monday, leaving one crew fighting to keep its 50-foot foiling catamaran from tipping over, and the other crew dumbfounded.
I am dumbfounded by this occurrence, and am taking steps to prevent its reoccurrence.
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Origin and Etymology of dumbfound
dumb + -found (as in confound)
First Known Use: 1653See Words from the same year
Synonym Discussion of dumbfound
DUMBFOUND Defined for Kids
Definition of dumbfound for Students
: to make speechless with surprise
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