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Bewildering Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    bewildering adj : causing bafflement; "the play was at the same time a bewildering and an exciting experience"
Bewildering Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Bewilder \Be*wil"der\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bewildered; p. pr. & vb. n. Bewildering.] [Pref. be- + wilder.] To lead into perplexity or confusion, as for want of a plain path; to perplex with mazes; or in general, to perplex or confuse greatly. Lost and bewildered in the fruitless search. --Addison. Syn: To perplex; puzzle; entangle; confuse; confound; mystify; embarrass; lead astray.
Bewildering Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Bewildering \Be*wil"der*ing\, a. Causing bewilderment or great perplexity; as, bewildering difficulties. -- Be*wil"der*ing*ly, adv.
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* The elective system ... offered a bewildering freedom of choice, leaving some graduates with the impression that they had nibbled at dozens of canaps of knowledge and never had their fill. - Ted Morgan


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Bewildering Sample Sentences in News


  • Banks lure fintech start-ups with venture funds
    Surrounded on all sides by a bewildering array of new financial technology companies springing up, the big banks have responded with differing tactics. Several have recently come up with the most emphatic response yet – setting up their own venture capital funds to invest in the sector. Read more on this news related to 'Bewildering'
  • VET complexity ‘worse under market’
    THE bewildering complexity of Australian VET has been exacerbated by a nationwide move to the market. Read more on this news related to 'Bewildering'
  • Kentucky Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down by U.S. Judge
    Kentucky’s gay-marriage ban was thrown out by a federal judge who derided the government’s arguments as “bewildering,” making the state the 28th in the U.S. where same-sex weddings are legal. Read more on this news related to 'Bewildering'

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