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befuddle

verb

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  1. to throw into a state of mental uncertainty most of the applicants were befuddled by the wording of one of the questions on the driving test Synonyms of befuddle addle, baffle, bamboozle, beat, befog, confuse, bemuse, bewilder, buffalo, confound, discombobulate, disorient, flummox, fox, fuddle, get, gravel, maze, muddle, muddy, mystify, perplex, pose, puzzle, vexWords Related to befuddle stick, stump, weird out; abash, discomfit, disconcert, discountenance, embarrass, faze, fluster, mortify, nonplus, rattle; agitate, bother, chagrin, discomfort, discompose, dismay, disquiet, distress, disturb, perturb, stun, unhinge, unsettle, upset; beguile, cozen, deceive, delude, dupe, fool, gull, hoax, hoodwink, humbug, misguide, mislead, snow, string along, take in, trickNear Antonyms of befuddle assure, reassure, satisfy; enlighten, inform


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