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Related / Similar Words: confuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, confound, discombobulate, torment, rag, crucify, dun, frustrate

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • treat cruelly; "The children tormented the stuttering teacher";

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    Hyponyms: demoralize, perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound, disorient, disorientate, madden, hamstring, tease, badger, pester, bug, beleaguer, persecute, oppress

     

    Grouped Verbs: confuse, flurry, disconcert, put off

     

    Derivational Morphology: confusion, discombobulation, bewilderment, obfuscation, puzzlement, befuddlement, mystification, bafflement, bemusement, mental confusion, confusedness, disarray, frustration, crucifixion, excruciation, badgering, worrying, torment, bedevilment, harassment, tormentor, tormenter, persecutor

     

     
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