What does bewilderment mean?

Definitions for bewilderment
bɪˈwɪl dər məntbe·wil·der·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bewilderment, obfuscation, puzzlement, befuddlement, mystification, bafflement, bemusement(noun)

    confusion resulting from failure to understand

Wiktionary

  1. bewilderment(Noun)

    The state of being bewildered.

  2. bewilderment(Noun)

    A confusing or perplexing situation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bewilderment(noun)

    the state of being bewildered

  2. Bewilderment(noun)

    a bewildering tangle or confusion

How to pronounce bewilderment?

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How to say bewilderment in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bewilderment in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bewilderment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of bewilderment in a Sentence

  1. Luke Davies:

    All of the metaphorical stuff aside about the insanity of war, John Yossarian loses John Yossarian friends and this increases John Yossarian sense of anxiety, fear and bewilderment.

  2. Lewis Hamilton:

    The fans were incensed -- and rightly so, while the mood in the paddock was a mix of bewilderment, silent anger and resignation.

  3. Dearrick DeSaussure:

    There's anger. There's frustration There's bewilderment., because it's home.

  4. Anthon St Maarten:

    If I can spare just one gifted child unnecessary trauma, or inspire just one adult to come out of the 'clair closet', the bewilderment I had to endure would all be worth it.

  5. Freeman John Dyson:

    It is characteristic of all deep human problems that they are not to be approached without some humor and some bewilderment.

Images & Illustrations of bewilderment

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