Definition of bemusement in English:


Line breaks: be¦muse|ment
Pronunciation: /bɪˈmjuːzm(ə)nt


[mass noun]
The fact or condition of being bemused; puzzlement: we turned to each other in utter bemusement
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  • All of these things cause my brain befuddlement, bemusement and general confusion.
  • IT is very easy to be snooty about the work of John Steinbeck who, to the bemusement of many, won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1962.
  • Asked to describe its colour, she replied ‘gosling green’, much to the bemusement of the locals.

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