boggle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"boggle" in British English

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boggleverb

uk   /ˈbɒɡ.l̩/  us   /ˈbɑː.ɡl̩/
[I or T] to (​cause something or someone to) have ​difficultyimagining or ​understanding something: My mind boggles at the ​amount of ​money they ​spend on ​food. It boggles the imagination, doesn't it?
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[I] to be very ​surprised and ​uncertain about how to ​deal with something: He boggled at the ​suggestion.
(Definition of boggle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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boggleverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈbɑɡ·əl/
to have ​difficultyimagining or ​accepting something as ​true or ​possible, or to give the ​mind such ​difficulty: [T] It boggles the ​mind to ​think about how much ​money was ​wasted.
(Definition of boggle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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