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bemuse

verb

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1 to hold the attention of
  • a public that seemed more bemused by the shenanigans of celebrities than by a war being waged half a world away

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The first known use of bemuse was in 1734

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“Bemuse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bemuse. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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