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perplex
used in Arrowsmith

2 uses
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Definition
to confuse
  • Martin was perplexed by their first caller.
    Chapter 33 (68% in)
  • He looked perplexed; he peered at Martin as though he did not quite recognize him, and begged: "Martin, I grow old—not in years—it is a lie I am over seventy— but I have my worries.
    Chapter 32 (50% in)

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