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Synonyms for nonplussed

Synonyms for nonplussed

filled with bewilderment

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When I saw these eye-glasses," he continued, "I was utterly nonplussed.
Edna was nonplussed, and it was not till she met Charley Welsh in the passage that light was thrown on the mystery.
Stepan Arkadyevitch felt completely nonplussed by the strange talk which he was hearing for the first time.
Might just as well be put under lock and key every night," he thought irritably, as nonplussed as though he had a wall to scale with the woman on his back.
LOUIS van Gaal was nonplussed by fans' criticism of his Manchester United team after they recorded their sixth goalless draw of the season.
Even though those who like country music were nonplussed by the appearance of Mike Denver, the Prince of Portumna, alongside Ryan.
When a nonplussed Martinez replied: "We don't control that Jose, I don't control that", the Chelsea boss said "F*** hell" before storming off and entering the Goodison media room, which Martinez had just departed.
But I was a bit nonplussed when 19-year-old daughter (I still often see her as nine, not 19) casually revealed: "Oh, I've seen it - it was rubbish.
But he was seemingly nonplussed about his chances of making Gatland's 31-strong squad for the two Tests with the Springboks and the warm-up match with the Southern Kings provincial team.
Standing in the hall, notebook and pencil at the ready the Bold FU was nonplussed to be confronted not by Taylor and Burton but the lodge owner: "I don't know if you chaps could keep an eye out for the cat, it's gone missing"
It's hard to believe he got beat," said a nonplussed Butler.
My 12-year-old Louis is always nonplussed by the famous people I get to meet, but getting a photo with "Keith" never fails to impress him and when Keith has rung him in the past I amass countless brownie points.
Shane Warne said he could not believe the decision while Sutherland said that they were seeking an explanation from the ICC, and Fox commentators Brendon Julian, Greg Blewett and Damien Fleming were similarly nonplussed.
Even after becoming the youngest Indian to scale the highest peak in the world at the tender age of 15 years and seven months, Raghav Joneja seemed nonplussed about the enormity of his feat.
Patel, who would no doubt have loved the opportunity to have added to his 19 Test caps, will have been nonplussed to have seen Daniel Vettori rise Lazarus-like from his Test sickbed - but Brown will have been delighted.