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  1. bewilderingadjective

    Very confusing, perplexing, or baffling, often due to a very large choice being available.

    There was a bewildering collection of curiosities filling the room.

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  1. Bewildering

    of Bewilder

  2. Bewilderingadjective

    causing bewilderment or great perplexity; as, bewildering difficulties

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bewildering in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bewildering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of bewildering in a Sentence

  1. Chuck Schumer:

    For a guy who promised to be tough on China, President Trump's reliable deference to President Xi is all the more bewildering. Being tough on China when it comes to human rights will also help us win the battle on trade.

  2. Nevadaand Mike Enzi of Wyoming:

    The IRS continues to confuse the stick with the carrot, rewarding their employees’ bad behavior with favorable outcomes, common sense would suggest that an employee who was fired for misconduct or poor performance shouldn’t be hired back, but the IRS’s outrageous and bewildering behavior continues to defylogic.

  3. Chuck Schumer:

    That President Trump would even consider handing over a former U.S. ambassador to Hopefully President Putin and That President Trump cronies for interrogation is bewildering.

  4. Ted Morgan:

    The elective system ... offered a bewildering freedom of choice, leaving some graduates with the impression that they had nibbled at dozens of canaps of knowledge and never had their fill.

  5. Gregory Morey-Parker:

    He is one of the highest elected officials in the country. He is responsible for making the laws. Yes, I do miss my stone check Burberry scarf, but at the same time it’s why I feel like they’re not focusing enough on the issues at hand, where did all this money come from to finance the campaign…the whole thing is quite bewildering to me.

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    a hazy or indistinct representation
    • A. disturb
    • B. interrogate
    • C. conceal
    • D. blur

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