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bemuse
American English: /bəˈmjuz/
British English: /bɪˈmjuːz/

Translation of bemuse in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (puzzle)
    (person)
    desconcertar
    I'm still bemused
    sigo desconcertado
    Example sentences
    • In cities such as Prague, expatriates were glued to televisions in bars, bemused locals looking on.
    • He is still bemused by the enigmatic arrival and departure of his illness.
    • Morris was contacted, and became increasingly bemused by the investigation.
  • 2
    also: bemused past participle of
    (expression)
    de desconcierto
    (onlookers)
    desconcertado

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