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dumfound

[duhm-found, duhm-found] /dʌmˈfaʊnd, ˈdʌmˌfaʊnd/
verb (used with object)
1.
to dumbfound.
Also, dumfounder.
Related forms
dumfounderment, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for dumfound

dumbfound

/dʌmˈfaʊnd/
verb
1.
(transitive) to strike dumb with astonishment; amaze
Word Origin
C17: from dumb + (con)found
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