confound

51 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[kənfˈa͡ʊnd], [kənfˈa‍ʊnd], [k_ə_n_f_ˈaʊ_n_d]

Synonyms:

complicate (verb)

complicate, confuse, entangle, involve, perplex, snarl, tangle.

derange (verb)

agitate, blur, botch, capsize, churn, clutter, convulse, derange, disarrange, discompose, dishevel, dislocate, disorder, disorganize, displace, disturb, ferment, hash, jumble, meddle, mess, mislay, misplace, mix-up, muddle, muss, perturb, ripple, roil, roughen, ruffle, rummage, rumple, scatter, scramble, swirl, tamper, toss, tousle, trouble, tumble, upset, whip, whisk.

Rhymes for Confound:

  1. drowned, bound, gowned, ground, surround, unbound, browned, hound, downed, found, newfound, unsound, propound, sound, renowned, pound, profound, frowned, mound, rebound, round, resound, unwound, wound, crowned, inbound;
  2. around, expound, astound, abound, aground, compound, impound;
  3. ultrasound;

Quotes for Confound:

  1. The task of the educator lies in seeing that the child does not confound good with immobility and evil with activity. Maria Montessori.
  2. You see, my ambition was not to confound the engineering world but simply to create a beautiful piece of art. Kit Williams.
  3. Tell the truth so as to puzzle and confound your adversaries. Henry Wotton.