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Synonyms for nonplussed

Synonyms for nonplussed

filled with bewilderment

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Jurgis hesitated a moment, nonplussed. Then he said, "I mean which is the way?"
Never before had I seen such a thing upon Mars, and for the moment I was nonplussed. Then the explanation came to me.
But he was quite nonplussed when the Kafir, who had sat stolidly watching the operation, asked him to put on another, saying that a "white one" would do at a pinch.
Turan was nonplussed. It must have been her hand that had struck down the old man, yet she had made no effort to release Turan from his prison.
In short, had she been asked to give one reason for the existence of men on the earth, she would have been nonplussed for a reply.
Ignorance is the parent of fear, and being completely nonplussed and confounded about the stranger, i confess i was now as much afraid of him as if it was the devil himself who had thus broken into my room at the dead of night.
MANY of your correspondents seem to be rather nonplussed that neither Plaid nor the Greens stood in my constituency's by-election recently thus in their eyes giving victory to a Remain party.
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She is decidedly nonplussed that her once-unique name her now being yelled in every Millennial's home across the country, thanks to Amazon selling more than 100 million devices loaded with its Alexa AI assistant.
The colourful bird looked nonplussed when the official slapped a penalty notice of his vehicle's windscreen.
Gustard admitted to being nonplussed by some surprised reaction to Quins employing the "game changers" tag for the first time when announcing their squad for Saturday's friendly against Jersey reds, a match his side won 33-14.
I'm slightly nonplussed by the furore over Rashid's England selection, which is apparently a bad thing because he doesn't play fourday cricket any more.
While she appeared nonplussed during the call, Nurul Izzah said she had been disturbed by the sexist nature of the call
Nonplussed, Putin intimated that the fault was not with Russians, but that perhaps certain other nationalities were involved.
Head coach Gatland was nonplussed by criticism of the Lions' scrum in their 12-3 win over the Crusaders, who fielded a full All Blacks tight-five.