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Mnemonic Dictionary

 

Mnemonic - Confused he found himself in the puzzle

 

Word - Confound

 

Meaning

a) to confuse or puzzle

b) to throw into disorder

 

Part of Speech - verb

 

Synonyms - abash (MVD link), astonish, surprise

 

Antonyms - enlighten, clarify, explain

 

Confound sentences

1   Some multiple choice questions confound you because they have very similar answer choices.

2   The aim of certain students was to confound the teacher with difficult questions so that there was no time left to proceed the lesson.

3   God has chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise. (excerpt from the Bible)

 

Confounded sentence

1   The attacking strikers of the opposition confounded the defense of the team throughout the game.

2   Relief reported for the supplements were confounded by the fact that many people taking them were also taking other pain killers.

 

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