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"confound" in British English

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confoundverb [ T ]

uk /kənˈfaʊnd/ us /kənˈfaʊnd/

(Definition of “confound” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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confoundverb [ T ]

us /kənˈfɑʊnd, kɑn-/

to confuse someone by being difficult to explain or deal with:

She likes to confound othersexpectations about her.

(Definition of “confound” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)