Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for confounding?

Need synonyms for confounding? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
Present participle for to cause bewilderment or astonishment in someone
more ❯
“Theology can confound us with theories too ingenious to disprove.”
Verb
Present participle for to demonstrate or expose to the falsehood of something
more ❯
“Then you distort that in some way, and so confound the reader's expectation.”
Verb
Present participle for to disturb the composure of
more ❯
“In addition to cherishing his cat, contriving to confound his parents with the latest internet conspiracy theories, and cohabitating with his phone, he's also taken to Karaoke.”
Verb
Present participle for to wrongly interpret or identify something
more ❯
“I have embarrassingly managed to confound the two actors by virtue of their last names.”
Verb
Present participle for to throw into disorder
more ❯
“But to make that inference the source of my knowledge of the reality is to reason backwards, to confound the order of thought with the order of things.”
Verb
Present participle for to frustrate or foil, especially the hopes or expectations of someone
more ❯
Verb
(beggar belief) Present participle for to defy or be beyond that which can be believed
Verb
Present participle for to frustrate or prevent (someone) from achieving an aim
Verb
Present participle for to increase in amount, size, degree or value
Verb
Present participle for to be victorious over
Verb
Present participle for to administer wrongly or badly
Adjective
Confusing or puzzling
more ❯
Adjective
Strange or difficult to comprehend
Adjective
Having self-contradictory properties
Adjective
Deceptive or tending to mislead or create a false impression
more ❯
Adjective
Inspiring awe or wonder
more ❯
Noun
The state of being bewildered or unclear in one's mind about something
more ❯
Noun
An instance of misunderstanding
more ❯
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
11-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021