bewildering

[ bih-wil-der-ing ]
/ bɪˈwɪl dər ɪŋ /
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adjective

extremely confusing: a bewildering schedule of events.

Nearby words

  1. bewick, thomas,
  2. bewig,
  3. bewigged,
  4. bewilder,
  5. bewildered,
  6. bewilderment,
  7. bewitch,
  8. bewitched,
  9. bewitching,
  10. bewray

Origin of bewildering

First recorded in 1785–95; bewilder + -ing2

Related formsbe·wil·der·ing·ly, adverbun·be·wil·der·ing, adjectiveun·be·wil·der·ing·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for bewilderingly

bewildering

/ (bɪˈwɪldərɪŋ) /

adjective

causing utter confusion; puzzling
Derived Formsbewilderingly, adverb

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