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Meaning of BEFUDDLE

Pronunciation:  bi'fudl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly; "These questions confuse even the experts"; "This question completely threw me"; "This question befuddled even the teacher"
  2. [v]  make stupid with alcohol
 

BEFUDDLE is a 8 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: bedevil, confound, confuse, discombobulate, fox, fuddle, fuddle, throw
 
 See Also: amaze, baffle, be, beat, bewilder, demoralize, disorient, disorientate, dumbfound, flummox, get, gravel, inebriate, intoxicate, mystify, nonplus, perplex, pose, puzzle, soak, stupefy, vex

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Be*fud"dle\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Befuddled}]
To becloud and confuse, as with liquor.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: addle, addle the wits, ball up, becloud, bedazzle, bemuse, besot, bewilder, bother, bug, cloud, confuse, daze, dazzle, discombobulate, discomfit, discompose, disconcert, disorganize, disorient, distract, disturb, embarrass, entangle, flummox, flurry, fluster, flutter, fog, fuddle, fuss, inebriate, intoxicate, maze, mist, mix up, moider, muddle, perplex, perturb, pother, put out, raise hell, rattle, ruffle, throw into confusion, throw off, unsettle, upset
 

 

 

 

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