What is the opposite of confound?

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Opposite of to confound or perplex someone
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Opposite of to demonstrate or expose to the falsehood of something
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Opposite of to wrongly interpret or identify something
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Opposite of to confuse or confound with something surprising or shocking
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Opposite of to be wrong or to make an incorrect judgment regarding
“I can understand that he is only trying to help, but he should just stay out of it!”
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Opposite of to cause to lose orientation or direction
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Opposite of to throw into a state of confusion or uncertainty
“It bore ethical and metaphysical implications that professional psychology could not rationally explain or justify.”
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Opposite of to demonstrate or expose to the falsehood of something
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Opposite of to be impossible to understand
“Everything would make sense once it was explained to us.”
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Opposite of to make something more complex
“Removing the superfluous data in this report will simplify the facts.”
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Opposite of to cause amazement
“Do not worry if you do not create legions of young meditators, but do worry if you bore them.”
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Opposite of to fail to impress
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Opposite of to frustrate or prevent (someone) from achieving an aim
“I will do everything I can to assist you in all of your endeavors.”
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Opposite of pretend
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Opposite of cause to lose your bearings
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Opposite of to discourage or overwhelm
“She says my goals and aspirations inspire her, and frankly, I want to be worthy of her admiration.”
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Opposite of to decrease the value, character, or quality of
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