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    confound - Dictionary definition and meaning for word confound

    Definition
    (verb) be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly
    Example Sentence
    • These questions confuse even the experts
    • This question completely threw me
    • This question befuddled even the teacher
    Definition
    (verb) mistake one thing for another
    Synonyms : confuse
    Example Sentence
    • you are confusing me with the other candidate
    • I mistook her for the secretary
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for confound

CONfusion FOUND == CONFOUND

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CONFused + dumbFOUNDed

con found: cannot be found => puzzle

sounds like KAUN FOUND-- kaun (who) founded this company is a great puzzle.

Chemistry is a hell subject. I always cofound with the compounds.

CON + FOUND, CON = CANT. NOW HE IS CONFUSED and FRUSTRATED AS HE CANTFOUND

this CONFOUND statement has many CONFOUND mnemonics,this CONFOUNDITY has become more CONFOUND,isn't this statement CONFOUND( so arent u CONFUSED)

Confound = make a question con (who) found that the killer that is making a confuse.

the con was found and when asked why they committed the crime their answer was confounding.