bemused

[bih-myoozd]
adjective
1.
bewildered or confused.
2.
lost in thought; preoccupied.

Origin:
1695–1705; bemuse + -ed2

bemusedly [bih-myoo-zid-lee] , adverb
unbemused, adjective
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bemuse

[bih-myooz] ,
verb (used with object), bemused, bemusing.
to bewilder or confuse (someone).

Origin:
1695–1705; be- + muse

bemusement, noun

amuse, bemuse (see synonym study at amuse).
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bemuse (bɪˈmjuːz)
 
vb
(tr) to confuse; bewilder
 
be'musement
 
n
 
be'musing
 
adj

bemused (bɪˈmjuːzd)
 
adj
preoccupied; lost in thought
 
bemusedly
 
adv

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Word Origin & History

bemuse
"to make utterly confused," from be- + muse (cf. amuse), attested from 1735 but probably older, as Pope (1705) punned on it as "devoted utterly to the Muses."

bemused
1735, pp. adj. from bemuse (q.v.).
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Example sentences
In her casual pantsuit, she could easily be mistaken for a bemused tourist.
I'm amused and even a bit bemused by all the excitement.
The charges have elicited bemused and befuddled reactions from many.
The couple spends an idyllic three days as newlyweds, although Miles is bemused
  to realize he knows very little about his wife.
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