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perplex
used in Babbitt

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to confuse
  • As he locked doors and tried windows and set the heat regulator so that the furnace-drafts would open automatically in the morning, he sighed a little, heavy with a lonely feeling which perplexed and frightened him.
    Chapter 7 (25% in)

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