confound

/kənˈfaʊnd/

  • Verb
  • to surprise and confuse (someone or something)
    1. The strategy confounded our opponents.
    2. The murder case has confounded investigators.
    3. Investors were confounded by the conflicting reports.
  • to prove (someone or something) wrong
    1. The school's team confounded all predictions and won the game.
    2. The success of the show confounded critics.

Những từ liên quan với CONFOUND

puzzle, astound, rattle, bewilder, baffle, pose, startle, mystify, astonish, perplex, faze