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bewilder
used in Anne Of Green Gables

6 uses
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Definition
to confuse someone
  • "I'm crying," said Anne in a tone of bewilderment.
    Chapter 8 — Anne's Bringing-up Is Begun (11% in)
  • Young Mary Joe, a buxom, broad-faced French girl from the creek, whom Mrs. Barry had engaged to stay with the children during her absence, was helpless and bewildered, quite incapable of thinking what to do, or doing it if she thought of it.
    Chapter 18 — Anne to the Rescue (49% in)
  • Mrs. Allan, having already been helped to a bewildering variety, declined it.
    Chapter 21 — A New Departure in Flavorings (77% in)
  • Matthew did not know that Samuel, in the recent expansion of his business, had set up a lady clerk also; she was a niece of his wife's and a very dashing young person indeed, with a huge, drooping pompadour, big, rolling brown eyes, and a most extensive and bewildering smile.
    Chapter 25 — Matthew Insists on Puffed Sleeves (23% in)
  • The electric lights dazzled her eyes, the perfume and hum bewildered her.
    Chapter 33 — The Hotel Concert (54% in)
  • Everything was so strange, so brilliant, so bewildering—the rows of ladies in evening dress, the critical faces, the whole atmosphere of wealth and culture about her.
    Chapter 33 — The Hotel Concert (65% in)

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