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confound
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Romeo and Juliet
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  • These violent delights have violent ends, And in their triumph die; like fire and powder, Which, as they kiss, consume: the sweetest honey Is loathsome in his own deliciousness, And in the taste confounds the appetite: Therefore love moderately: long love doth so; Too swift arrives as tardy as too slow.

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  • She confounded her critics.
  • She confounded their attempts to get a "yes" vote.

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