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bewilder
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

2 uses
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Definition
to confuse someone
  • The lady gave a violent start and stared in bewilderment at my companion.
    Adventure VIII — The Adventure of the Speckled Band (8% in)
  • A twitch brought away the tangled red hair, and there, sitting up in his bed, was a pale, sad-faced, refined-looking man, black-haired and smooth-skinned, rubbing his eyes and staring about him with sleepy bewilderment.
    Adventure VI — The Man with the Twisted Lip (84% in)

There are no more uses of "bewilder" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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