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Pronunciation:  kân'fawndid

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment; "obviously bemused by his questions"; "bewildered and confused"; "a cloudy and confounded philosopher"; "just a mixed-up kid"; "she felt lost on the first day of school"

CONFOUNDED is a 10 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: at sea, baffled, befuddled, bemused, bewildered, confused, lost, mazed, mixed-up, perplexed



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Con*found"ed\, a.
1. Confused; perplexed.

         A cloudy and confounded philisopher.  --Cudworth.

2. Excessive; extreme; abominable. [Colloq.]

         He was a most confounded tory.        --Swift.

         The tongue of that confounded woman.  --Sir.

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