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baffles

verb
present tense third-person singular of baffle

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to prevent from achieving a goal
  • the language barrier baffled everyone and discouraged us from attempting another teleconference

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baffles

noun
plural of baffle

Synonyms of baffles (Entry 2 of 2)

as in mufflers

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“Baffles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/baffles. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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