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bamboozle

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1 to cause to believe what is untrue

  • bamboozled by con men into buying worthless land in the desert
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do a number on, lead one down the garden path (also lead one up the garden path), pull one's leg, pull the wool over one's eyes

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2 to throw into a state of mental uncertainty

  • I'm completely bamboozled by the latest changes in the tax code
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blow one's mind, go to one's head

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