Adjective "Bamboozled" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Bamboozled


    Definition:

    1. to deceive or get the better of (someone) by trickery, flattery, or the like; humbug; hoodwink (often followed by into): They bamboozled us into joining the club.Synonyms: gyp, dupe, trick, cheat, swindle, defraud, flimflam, hoax, gull, rook; delude, mislead, fool.

    2. to perplex; mystify; confound.Synonyms: befog, bewilder, puzzle, baffle, dumbfound. verb (used without object), bamboozled, bamboozling.

    3. to practice trickery, decep

    Origin:
    bamboozle

    Examples:

    "wonderweeds can be bamboozled."