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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • v. To cause to become confused or perplexed. See Synonyms at puzzle.
  • v. To fail to distinguish; mix up: confound fiction and fact.
  • v. To make (something bad) worse: Do not confound the problem by losing your temper.
  • v. To cause to be ashamed; abash: an invention that confounded the skeptics.
  • v. To damn.
  • v. To frustrate: trivial demands that confounded the peace talks.
  • v. Archaic To bring to ruination.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • v. To confuse; to mix up; to puzzle.
  • v. To fail to see the difference; to mix up; to confuse right and wrong.
  • v. To make something worse.
  • v. To cause to be ashamed; to abash.
  • v. To defeat, to frustrate, to thwart.
  • v. To damn (a mild oath).
  • v. To bring to ruination.
  • v. To stun, amaze
  • n. a confounding variable
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • v. To mingle and blend, so that different elements can not be distinguished; to confuse.
  • v. To mistake for another; to identify falsely.
  • v. To throw into confusion or disorder; to perplex; to strike with amazement; to dismay.
  • v. To destroy; to ruin; to waste.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • To mingle confusedly together; mix indiscriminately, so that individuals, parts, or elements cannot be distinguished; throw into disorder; confuse.
  • To treat or regard erroneously as identical: mix or associate by mistake.
  • To throw into confusion; perplex with sudden disturbance, terror, or surprise; stupefy with amazement.
  • To destroy; bring to naught; overthrow; ruin; spoil.
  • Hence such interjectional phrases as confound it! confound the fellow! which are relics of the fuller imprecations, God confound it! God confound the fellow ! etc.
  • To waste or spend uselessly, as time.
  • Synonyms See list under confuse. Confuse, etc. See abash.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • v. be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly
  • v. mistake one thing for another
  • Verb Form
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    mistake    misidentify   
    Words with the same meaning
    defeat    dismay    abash    terrify    blend    confuse    intermingle    astonish    baffle    mix   
    Words with the same terminal sound
    Pound    Sound    abound    aground    around    astound    bound    browned    compound    crowned   
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