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Daemon
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confound

(verb) Be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly.

Synonyms: befuddle, confuse, discombobulate, fox, bedevil, throw

Usage: For many years medical scientists were confounded by these seemingly contradictory facts.
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confound
Definition: (verb) Be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly.
Synonyms: befuddle, confuse, discombobulate, fox, bedevil, throw
Usage: For many years medical scientists were confounded by these seemingly contradictory facts.
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To grant certiorari merely on the ground of want of jurisdiction, because there was no evidence to warrant a conviction, confounds ... want of jurisdiction with error in the exercise of it.

- The dicta of O'Brien LCJ in R. (Martin) v. Mahoney [1910] 2 I.R. 695 cited with approval by the Supreme Court in Buckley v. Kirby [2000] 3 I.R. 431, within paragraph 12 of the judgment of Mr. Justice Noonan delivered the 8th day of April, 2016, Nyhan -v- Riordan, [2016] IEHC 170, status - approved.
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Confound

Verb:
1.
Cause surprise or confusion in (someone), especially by not according with their expectations.
"the inflation figure confounded economic analysts"


Synonyms :
amaze
astonish
dumbfound
stagger
surprise
startle
stun
stupefy
daze
nonplus
throw
shake
unnerve
disconcert
discompose
dismay
bewilder
set someone thinking
baffle
mystify
bemuse
perplex
puzzle
confuse
take someone's breath away
take by surprise
take aback
shake up
stop someone in their tracks
strike dumb
leave open-mouthed
leave aghast
catch off balance
buffalo
flabbergast
floor
knock for six
knock sideways
knock out
bowl over
blow someone's mind
blow away
flummox
discombobulate
faze
stump
beat
fox
be all Greek to
fog
wilder
gravel
maze
cause to be at a stand
distract
pose

obfuscate

2.
Mix up (something) with something else.
"he was forever confounding managerialism with idealism"


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confound
Definition: (verb) Be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly.
Synonyms: befuddle, confuse, discombobulate, fox, bedevil, throw
Usage: For many years medical scientists were confounded by these seemingly contradictory facts.
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