befuddlement
noun see befuddle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • befuddlement — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A stunned or bewildered condition: bewilderedness, bewilderment, daze, discombobulation, fog, muddle, mystification, perplexity, puzzlement, stupefaction, stupor, trance. See AWARENESS …   English dictionary for students

  • befuddlement — n. confusion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • befuddlement — be·fud·dle·ment …   English syllables

  • befuddlement — noun confusion resulting from failure to understand • Syn: ↑bewilderment, ↑obfuscation, ↑puzzlement, ↑mystification, ↑bafflement, ↑bemusement • Derivationally related forms: ↑bemuse …   Useful english dictionary

  • daze — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. confuse, dazzle, bewilder, awe; stun, shock, stupefy. See surprise, insensibility. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. stupor, distraction, bewilderment, trance; see confusion 2 , stupor . v. Syn. stupefy,… …   English dictionary for students

  • fog — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. mist, smog, vapor, haze, cloud; uncertainty, obscurity. See cloudiness, moisture. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Vapor near the earth] Syn. mist, haze, smog, exhalation, murk, cloud, nebula, film, steam, wisp …   English dictionary for students

  • confusion — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The act of confusing] Syn. obscuring, blurring, mixing up, upsetting, disturbing, embarrassing, discomfiting, abashing, agitating, addling, fuddling, miscalculation, miscalcuLating, befuddling, tangling, mixing, cluttering,… …   English dictionary for students

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