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[ bih-meyzd ]
/ bɪˈmeɪzd /

adjective Archaic.

muddled; confused; dazed.

Nearby words

belyi, belém, bem, bema, bemaul, bemazed, bemba, bembo, bemean, bemedaled, bemelmans

Origin of bemazed

First recorded in 1175–1225, bemazed is from the Middle English word bemazen. See be-, maze, -ed2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for bemazed

  • Aye—an' many's the time 'twas on me tongue to call her a fool for her trouble, ye was that bewitched an' bemazed, lad.

    The Harbor Master|Theodore Goodridge Roberts
  • I can see him still staring at me bemazed with his pipe half-way to his mouth, and the open book laid face downward upon his knee.

    The Dew of Their Youth|S. R. Crockett
  • My understanding was bemazed, and my senses were taught to distrust their own testimony.

    Arthur Mervyn|Charles Brockden Brown