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Word: befuddle

Definition: confuse thoroughly


More Vocab Words

::: unction - the act of anointing with oil; Ex. extreme unction
::: foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
::: ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
::: capitulate - surrender; give up all resistance
::: douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
::: predator - predatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
::: qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
::: statute - law enacted by the legislature
::: squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
::: acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent