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Synonyms for bewildered
be·wil·dered

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baffled, befuddled, bemused, bewildered, confounded, confused, lost, mazed, mixed-up, at seaadjective

    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, befuddled, 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

    Antonyms:
    unperplexed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bewilderedadjective

    Synonyms:
    perplexed, confused, mystified, nonplused, obfuscated

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "bewildered":

    perplexed, puzzled, confused, baffled, stumped

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How to use bewildered in a sentence?

  1. Jeff Rapoch:

    I got a phone call from my friend Eddie saying, ‘Hey, I found your wife. You need to get here right now, she was in the middle of the path and her bike was on one side… she was sort of sitting up and looking around really kind of bewildered.

  2. Daniel Boone:

    I can't say I was ever lost, but I was bewildered once for three days.

  3. Walter Lippmann:

    The public must be put in its place, so that it may exercise its own powers, but no less and perhaps even more, so that each of us may live free of the trampling and the roar of a bewildered herd.

  4. Nathaniel Hawthorne:

    No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be true.

  5. D. H. Lawrence:

    We only seem to learn from Life that Life doesn't matter so much as it seemed to do -- it's not so burningly important, after all, what happens. We crawl, like blinking sea-creatures, out of the Ocean onto a spur of rock, we creep over the promontory bewildered and dazzled and hurting ourselves, then we drop in the ocean on the other side: and the little transit doesn't matter so much.


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