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English definition of “baffle”

baffle

verb [T] uk   /ˈbæf.l̩/ us  
to cause someone to be completely unable to understand or explain something: She was completely baffled by his strange behaviour.Puzzle and confuseDifficult to understand
bafflement
noun [U] uk   /-mənt/ us  
Confusion, confusing and feeling confused
baffling
adjective uk   /ˈbæf.lɪŋ/ us  
I found what he was saying completely baffling.Confusion, confusing and feeling confused
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