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Definition 1: perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where bemused or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • obviously bemused by his questions
  • bewildered and confused
  • a cloudy and confounded philosopher
  • just a mixed-up kid
  • she felt lost on the first day of school

Synonyms for bemused in the sense of this definition

(bemused is similar to ...) full of difficulty or confusion or bewilderment

"perplexed language" "perplexed state of the world"

Definition 2: deeply absorbed in thought - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where bemused or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • as distant and bemused as a professor listening to the prattling of his freshman class
  • lost in thought
  • a preoccupied frown

Synonyms for bemused in the sense of this definition

(bemused is similar to ...) exhibiting or characterized by careful thought

"a thoughtful paper"

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