OTHER WORDS FROM befuddlebe·fud·dler, nounbe·fud·dle·ment, noun
How to use befuddle in a sentence
Flashing a smug grin while throwing up your collective shoulders in blithe befuddlement should convince absolutely no one.
The angsty, hazy mind of a teenager is a source of constant befuddlement and dismay for full-grown observers.
One former Media Research Center employee reacted to the news with a deep sense of befuddlement, “I thought everyone knew it.”Ex-Employees of Conservative Figure L. Brent Bozell Say He Didn’t Write His Books or Columns|Ben Jacobs|February 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still, I have heard more than a few people, of all races, shrug in some kind of befuddlement about what they are expected to feel.
This state of affairs is a source of befuddlement to Walmart executives.
She had only added to his befuddlement and he bent forward, soliciting some more lucid statement of her position.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
In the lecture room he often lost the thread of his thought, remained long pained minutes in speechless befuddlement.Caybigan|James Hopper
The befuddlement of Antoine and the waiter who assisted him added to the general joy.Lady Larkspur|Meredith Nicholson
That was all Emma needed to reduce her to absolute befuddlement.The Purple Heights|Marie Conway Oemler
But their befuddlement was only a tithe of that which struck Cleigh an hour later.The Pagan Madonna|Harold MacGrath