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nonplus

Saltos de línea: non|plus
Pronunciación: /nɒnˈplʌs
 
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Definición de nonplus en inglés:

verbo (nonplusses, nonplussing, nonplussed)

[with object]
Surprise and confuse (someone) so much that they are unsure how to react: Diane was nonplussed by such an odd question
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • No doubt middle class people will be nonplussed by my compliance with the doctor's wishes.
  • The boys are nonplussed by his invasion into their lives, to say the least.
  • Alex walked out slowly, nonplussed by the lack of surprise at his arrival.
Sinónimos

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A state of being very surprised and confused: reduced to a perfect nonplus, he rose from his chair

Origen

late 16th century: from Latin non plus 'not more'. The noun originally meant 'a state in which no more can be said or done'.

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