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He looks mystified, bewildered, but he likes the idea of these nuns. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When I ask who does what in the partnership, they look mystified. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The pair looked mystified by their rejection. The Sun (2011)Then a large group of slightly mystified people who don't get it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But she saw Cat was mystified and looked back at the letters again. CHARMED LIFE (1977)I am mystified and slightly repulsed. Times, Sunday Times (2011)And I have been a little mystified as a result. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We are still a bit mystified by the speed of India's spectacular collapse. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Hospital staff were last night still mystified by the motive for the August 15 poisoning. The Sun (2010)And also, for those who take their history seriously, a little mystifying. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And what a cute dog it is, the poor chap looking about as mystified as the rest of us by what's going on. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: mystify VERB
If you are mystified by something, you find it impossible to explain or understand.
The audience must have been totally mystified by the plot.
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