Definition of bamboozlement in English:

bamboozlement

Line breaks: bam¦boozle|ment
Pronunciation: /bamˈbuːz(ə)lm(ə)nt
 
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noun

[mass noun] informal
A state of deception or mystification: wave after wave of bamboozlement is in store as these stories unfold
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  • The short lesson is that no amount of bamboozlement and bluster will save politicians - or political operatives - when reality contradicts them.
  • Much of this desperate bamboozlement looks pretty transparent today.
  • I'm especially pleased that he's been such a strong and cogent voice on Social Security since we are sure to face a new tide of bamboozlement in the week ahead.

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