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bewilder
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

7 uses
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Definition
to confuse someone
  • What is it?' said Frodo, still shaken and bewildered.
    1.6 -- Book 1 Chapter 6 -- The Old Forest (1% in)
  • But his hope soon changed to bewilderment and alarm.
    1.8 -- Book 1 Chapter 8 -- Fog on the Barrow-Downs (29% in)
  • The marshes were bewildering and treacherous, and there was no permanent trail even for Rangers to find through their shifting quagmires.
    1.11 -- Book 1 Chapter 11 -- A Knife in the Dark (34% in)
  • Beneath the Moon and under star he wandered far from northern strands, bewildered on enchanted ways beyond the days of mortal lands.
    2.1 -- Book 2 Chapter 1 -- Many Meetings (83% in)
  • I looked then and saw that his robes, which had seemed white, were not so, but were woven of all colours. and if he moved they shimmered and changed hue so that the eye was bewildered.
    2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Council of Elrond (61% in)
  • In the ruins of the Dwarves, a dwarf's head will be less easy to bewilder than Elves or Men or Hobbits.
    2.4 -- Book 2 Chapter 4 -- A Journey in the Dark (9% in)
  • It was bewildering beyond hope of remembering.
    2.4 -- Book 2 Chapter 4 -- A Journey in the Dark (64% in)

There are no more uses of "bewilder" in The Fellowship of the Ring.

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