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bemused meaning and definition

BEMUSED adjective

Definition of bemused (adjective)

  1. deeply absorbed in thought
    • "as distant and bemused as a professor listening to the prattling of his freshman class"; "lost in thought"; "a preoccupied frown"
    • synonyms: deep in thought, lost, preoccupied
  2. perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment
Source: Princeton University Wordnet