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bewilder
used in Frankenstein

4 uses
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Definition
to confuse someone
  • That she had been bewildered when questioned by the market-woman was not surprising, since she had passed a sleepless night and the fate of poor William was yet uncertain.
    Chapter 8 (27% in)
  • But I was bewildered, perplexed, and unable to arrange my ideas sufficiently to understand the full extent of his proposition.
    Chapter 17 (1% in)
  • I neither spoke nor looked at anyone, but sat motionless, bewildered by the multitude of miseries that overcame me.
    Chapter 22 (59% in)
  • I was bewildered, in a cloud of wonder and horror.
    Chapter 23 (41% in)

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