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To confound or perplex someone
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“As if that weren't enough, the disc itself will confuse and confound you.”
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To demonstrate or expose to the falsehood of something
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“Then you distort that in some way, and so confound the reader's expectation.”
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To disturb the composure of
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To wrongly interpret or identify something
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“I have embarrassingly managed to confound the two actors by virtue of their last names.”
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To frustrate or foil, especially the hopes or expectations of someone
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Pretend
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To decrease the value, character, or quality of
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To be victorious over
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To administer wrongly or badly
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To increase in amount, size, degree or value
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(statistics) A confounding variable
“This is a perfect example of a confound. It is impossible to tell if the results are due to one factor or the other.”
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