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flummoxed

[ fluhm-uhkst ]
/ ˈflʌm əkst /
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adjective
Informal. utterly bewildered, confused, or puzzled:When I walk into a store to buy video equipment and see the multitude of options, I’m befuddled and flummoxed.
verb
the simple past tense and past participle of flummox.
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Origin of flummoxed

First recorded in 1835–40; flummox + -ed2 for def. 1, and flummox + -ed1 for def. 2

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