Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The condition of being confused or disoriented.
  • n. A situation of perplexity or confusion; a tangle: a bewilderment of lies and half-truths.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state of being bewildered.
  • n. A confusing or perplexing situation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state of being bewildered.
  • n. A bewildering tangle or confusion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being bewildered.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. confusion resulting from failure to understand

Etymologies

From bewilder +‎ -ment. (Wiktionary)

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