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confounded

con·found·ed

confounded

pronunciation:
kan faUn dihd [or] kn faUn dihd
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: confused; bewildered; befuddled.
definition 2: (informal) damned (used as a mild expletive).
The man is a confounded liar!
derivations: confoundedly (adv.), confoundedness (n.)