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perplex
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
to confuse
  • I waited now his return; eager to disburthen my mind, and to seek of him the solution of the enigma that perplexed me.
    Chapter 25 (9% in)
  • You puzzle me, Jane: your look and tone of sorrowful audacity perplex and pain me.
    Chapter 25 (44% in)

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