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  1. befogged, befuddled(adj)

    stupefied by alcoholic drink

    "the wino's poor befuddled mind"; "a mind befogged with drink"

    Synonyms:
    mixed-up, woolly, bemused, at sea, woolly-headed, confused, addled, muddled, baffled, lost, befogged, confounded, muzzy, wooly-minded, wooly, mazed, bewildered

    Antonyms:
    clearheaded, clear-thinking, unperplexed

  2. baffled, befuddled, bemused, bewildered, confounded, confused, lost, mazed, mixed-up, at sea(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"

    Synonyms:
    scattered, helpless, lost(p), mixed-up, disoriented, woolly, bemused, deep in thought(p), disjointed, disordered, preoccupied, at sea, illogical, woolly-headed, missed, confused, disconnected, unconnected, addled, muddled, baffled, upset, lost, befogged, confounded, muzzy, wooly-minded, broken, wooly, garbled, mazed, bewildered

    Antonyms:
    unperplexed, clearheaded, clear-thinking

  3. addled, befuddled, muddled, muzzy, woolly, wooly, woolly-headed, wooly-minded(adj)

    confused and vague; used especially of thinking

    "muddleheaded ideas"; "your addled little brain"; "woolly thinking"; "woolly-headed ideas"

    Synonyms:
    mixed-up, woolly, bemused, blurred, wooly-haired, blurry, flocculent, at sea, bleary, woolly-headed, foggy, confused, fuzzy, addled, muddled, baffled, lost, befogged, confounded, muzzy, wooly-minded, woolly-haired, hazy, lanate, wooly, mazed, bewildered

    Antonyms:
    clear-thinking, clearheaded, unperplexed

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How to use befuddled in a sentence?

  1. Merced County Sheriff Vern Warnke:

    He was banking on the fear factor. … Faisel Mohammad plan went haywire because people fought back, faisel Mohammad got so befuddled at the activities that happened ; it took the script away from Faisel Mohammad.

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  • befuddledItalian
  • zat, perplex, in de war, dronken, stomverbaasd, verdoofdDutch

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