Meaning of bemused in English:


Pronunciation /bɪˈmjuːzd/

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  • Puzzled, confused, or bewildered.

    ‘Lucy looked a little bemused’
    • ‘her bemused expression’
    • ‘a crowd of bemused onlookers’
    bewildered, confused, puzzled, perplexed, baffled, stumped, mystified, stupefied, nonplussed, muddled, befuddled, fuddled, dumbfounded, at sea, at a loss, at sixes and sevens, thrown, thrown off balance, taken aback, disoriented, disconcerted, discomposed, troubled, discomfited, unnerved, shaken, shaken up, dazed, stunned, astonished, astounded
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