confounded definition

  • adjective:
    • perplexed; befuddled: A crowd of confounded bystanders stared within appalling wreckage.
    • Used as an intensive: a confounded trick.
    • perplexed; thwarted.
    • Confused; perplexed; ambiguous at heart or intent; bewildered.
    • Excessive; extreme; abominable.
    • perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; full of bewilderment
  • verb:
    • Easy past tight and past participle of confound.
  • others:
    • worthy of reprehension or destruction; odious; detestable: a euphemism for damned: as, a confounded humbug; a confounded lie.
    • A euphemism for damned, used also as an emphatic adverb of level, equivalent to ‘very’

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