Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Boggling'
Boggling Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Boggle \Bog"gle\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Boggled; p. pr. & vb. n.
Boggling.] [ See Bogle, n.]
- To stop or hesitate as if suddenly frightened, or in doubt, or impeded by unforeseen difficulties; to take alarm; to exhibit hesitancy and indecision. We start and boggle at every unusual appearance. --Glanvill. Boggling at nothing which serveth their purpose. --Barrow.
- To do anything awkwardly or unskillfully.
- To play fast and loose; to dissemble. --Howell. Syn: To doubt; hesitate; shrink; stickle; demur.
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- Indonesia slams reported Australian spying as 'mind-boggling'
Indonesia Monday described as "mind-boggling" a report that Australian spies targeted Jakarta during a trade dispute with Washington, as a new espionage row erupted during a visit by US Secretary of State John Kerry. Ties between Canberra and Jakarta have sunk to their lowest point for years in recent months over previous allegations that Australian spie Read more on this news related to 'Boggling'
- These markets are 'mind-boggling' cheap
Larry McDonald, Senior Director at Newedge, says some markets are trading far cheaper than the US -- and this could be the bottom. Read more on this news related to 'Boggling'
- Indonesia Says Australian Defense of Spying Is ‘Mind Boggling’
Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa said Australia’s response to new spying allegations was “mind boggling,” as the New York Times reported a document leaked by U.S. whistle-blower Edward Snowden revealed monitoring of trade talks. Read more on this news related to 'Boggling'