"Come," observed the countess, smiling, "I see my vampire is only some millionaire, who has taken the appearance of Lara in order to avoid being confounded with M. de Rothschild; and you have seen her?"
No, no, my dear fellow, do not confound our plans.
"Confound it, yes!" replied Danglars.
Then the foolish criminal is taken, imprisoned, interrogated, confronted, confounded, condemned, and cut off by hemp or steel; or if she be a woman of any consideration, they lock her up for life.
Oh, do not confound the two, Eugenie.
"Confound you and your punctuality!" said Andrea, throwing himself into a chair in a manner which implied that he would rather have flung it at the head of his host.
It is magnificent!" said Cavalcanti, who was quite confounded at the metallic sound of these golden words.
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She confounded her critics.
She confounded their attempts to get a "yes" vote.