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dumbfound


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dumfound  \Dum"found`\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dumfounded};  p.  pr 
  &  vb  n.  {Dumfounding}.] 
  To  strike  dumb;  to  confuse  with  astonishment.  [Written  also 
  {dumbfound}.]  --Spectator. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dumbfound 
  v  :  be  a  mystery  or  bewildering  to:  "This  beats  me!"  "Got  me--I 
  don't  know  the  answer!"  [syn:  {perplex},  {get},  {puzzle}, 
  {mystify},  {baffle},  {beat},  {bewilder},  {flummox},  {stupefy}, 
  {stupify},  {nonplus},  {gravel},  {amaze},  {trounce}] 




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