GRE Word List


to throw (a person) into confusion or perplexity

The meaning of the word confound is to throw (a person) into confusion or perplexity.

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acumenkeenness and depth of perception, discernment, or discrimination especially in practical matters
deviseto form in the mind by new combinations or applications of ideas or principles : invent
protrudeto jut out from the surrounding surface or context
striatedmarked with striations or striae
incinerateto cause to burn to ashes
ineffableincapable of being expressed in words : indescribable
unanimitythe quality or state of being unanimous
erratichaving no fixed course : wandering
paramountsuperior to all others : supreme
peripheralof, relating to, involving, or forming a periphery or surface part