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bewilder
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
to confuse someone
  • The surprise bewilders me — it will put her out of her head!
    Chapter 10 (18% in)
  • Tossing about, she increased her feverish bewilderment to madness, and tore the pillow with her teeth; then raising herself up all burning, desired that I would open the window.
    Chapter 12 (16% in)
  • Trembling and bewildered, she held me fast, but the horror gradually passed from her countenance; its paleness gave place to a glow of shame.
    Chapter 12 (31% in)
  • Mr. Linton summoned me, and with great difficulty, and after resorting to many means, we managed to restore her to sensation; but she was all bewildered; she sighed, and moaned, and knew nobody.
    Chapter 15 (96% in)
  • I bid the trembling and bewildered child get down, and enter.
    Chapter 20 (56% in)
  • Linton here started from his slumber in bewildered terror, and asked if any one had called his name.
    Chapter 26 (77% in)
  • She trembled like a reed, poor thing, and leant against the table perfectly bewildered.
    Chapter 27 (50% in)

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