Bemused is a an adjective that is used to describe being bewildered or confused. Lost in thought, preoccupied.
- The way that he was trying to explain the situation, completely ‘bemused’ those that were listening.
- He was completely ‘bemused’ trying to solve the programming problem which is causing the software to crash.
- She ‘bemused’ her friends when she told them about the incident that occurred the previous week.
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