AskDefine | Define baffled

Dictionary Definition

baffled adj : perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment; "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" [syn: befuddled, bemused, bewildered, confounded, confused, lost, mazed, mixed-up, at sea] n : people who are frustrated and perplexed; "the children's faces clearly expressed the frustration of the baffled"

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English

Adjective

  1. thoroughly confused, puzzled
  2. having baffles

Translations

thoroughly confused, puzzled
having baffles

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

addled, at a loss, at a nonplus, at a stand, at a standstill, at an impasse, balked, bamboozled, beat, betrayed, bewildered, bilked, blasted, blighted, buffaloed, chapfallen, confounded, crestfallen, crossed, crushed, dashed, dazed, defeated, disappointed, dished, disillusioned, dissatisfied, floored, foiled, frustrated, fuddled, ill done-by, ill-served, in a dilemma, in suspense, let down, licked, muddled, mystified, nonplussed, on tenterhooks, out of countenance, perplexed, puzzled, regretful, sorely disappointed, soured, stuck, stumped, thrown, thwarted
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