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faced with difficulty or uncertainty about what to say, think, or do the sudden burden of familial responsibility has left him anxious and confounded

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confounded

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verb

past tense of confound
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to fail to differentiate (a thing) from something similar or related I think you've confounded astrology with astronomy

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“Confounded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/confounded. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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