To better see all uses of the word
bewilder
in
Main Street
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
bewilder
Used In
Main Street
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • The days of pioneering, of lassies in sunbonnets, and bears killed with axes in piney clearings, are deader now than Camelot; and a rebellious girl is the spirit of that bewildered empire called the American Middlewest.
  • His confident voice dwindled to a bewildered murmur, ceaseless and racking.
  • A bewildered spirit fallen on Main Street.
  • Erik was bewildered; glanced at Carol.
  • She alternately considered ways of leaving Kennicott, and remembered his virtues, pitied his bewilderment in face of the subtle corroding sicknesses which he could not dose nor cut out.
  • With pity for his bewilderment, and a certain desire to giggle, she consoled him, "Then let’s try some Tennyson.

  • There are no more uses of "bewilder" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • Some of their customs can bewilder travelers.
  • I am trying to understand her, but am bewildered.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading