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  ( flummoxes    3rd person present)   ( flummoxing    present participle)   ( flummoxed    past tense & past participle  ) If someone is flummoxed by something, they are confused by it and do not know what to do or say.      verb   usu passive  
The two leaders were flummoxed by the suggestion.      be V-ed  
  flummoxed      adj  
No wonder Josef was feeling a bit flummoxed.     
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baffle, bamboozle     (informal)   bewilder, bring up short, defeat, fox, mystify, nonplus, perplex, stump, stymie  

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flummoxed, flu, flue, fluoride

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