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Meaning of "confoundingly" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONFOUNDINGLY

confoundingly  [kənˈfaʊndɪŋlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONFOUNDINGLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Confoundingly is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES CONFOUNDINGLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of confoundingly in the English dictionary

The definition of confoundingly in the dictionary is in a confounding manner.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONFOUNDINGLY


astoundingly
əˈstaʊndɪŋlɪ
bendingly
ˈbendɪŋlɪ
bindingly
ˈbaɪndɪŋlɪ
blindingly
ˈblaɪndɪŋlɪ
commandingly
kəˈmɑːndɪŋlɪ
condescendingly
ˌkɒndɪˈsendɪŋlɪ
correspondingly
ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndɪŋlɪ
demandingly
dɪˈmɑːndɪŋlɪ
dependingly
dɪˈpɛndɪŋlɪ
despondingly
dɪˈspɒndɪŋlɪ
grindingly
ˈɡraɪndɪŋlɪ
outstandingly
ˌaʊtˈstændɪŋlɪ
pretendingly
prɪˈtɛndɪŋlɪ
resoundingly
rɪˈzaʊndɪŋlɪ
soundingly
ˈsaʊndɪŋlɪ
unbendingly
ʌnˈbɛndɪŋlɪ
uncomprehendingly
ˌʌnˌkɒmprɪˈhendɪŋlɪ
understandingly
ˌʌndəˈstændɪŋlɪ
unendingly
ʌnˈɛndɪŋlɪ
windingly
ˈwaɪndɪŋlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONFOUNDINGLY

conformable
conformableness
conformably
conformal
conformance
conformation
conformational
conformational analysis
conformer
conformingly
conformism
conformist
conformities
conformity
confound
confoundable
confounded
confoundedly
confounder
confraternal

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONFOUNDINGLY

accordingly
amazingly
astonishingly
exceedingly
increasingly
interestingly
irritatingly
knowingly
livingly
lovingly
overwhelmingly
seemingly
shockingly
sickeningly
singly
sparingly
strikingly
strongly
stunningly
surprisingly
willingly

Synonyms and antonyms of confoundingly in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «confoundingly» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONFOUNDINGLY

Find out the translation of confoundingly to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of confoundingly from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «confoundingly» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

令人困惑
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

confoundingly
570 millions of speakers

English

confoundingly
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

confoundingly
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

confoundingly
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

confoundingly
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

confoundingly
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

confoundingly
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

déconcertante
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Membingungkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

confoundingly
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

confoundingly
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

confoundingly
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Confoundingly
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

confoundingly
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

confoundingly
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गोंधळलेल्या
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

şaşırtıcı bir şekilde birbirine
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

confoundingly
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

confoundingly
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

confoundingly
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

confoundingly
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

confoundingly
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

confoundingly
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

confoundingly
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

confoundingly
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of confoundingly

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONFOUNDINGLY»

The term «confoundingly» is used very little and occupies the 179.479 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONFOUNDINGLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «confoundingly» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «confoundingly» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about confoundingly

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONFOUNDINGLY»

Discover the use of confoundingly in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to confoundingly and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
When Is a Pig a Hog?: A Guide to Confoundingly Related ...
A handbook to closely-related English terms covers human and not-so-human beings, places, things, concepts, the arts, nature, and science
Bernice Randall, 1997
2
HIV Plus
A. Racial. Paradox. How. can. prevention. messages. reach. a. population. with. a . low. incidence. of. risky. sex. and. a. confoundingly. high. rate. of. STDs? **&* Delayed Use of One Med Boosts Its Effectiveness for New. for Mom's Benefit »8»  ...
3
Psychiatric Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!
Confoundingly. concrete. But if he interprets the glass house proverb to mean that glass is breakable, he's showing concrete thinking. Concrete answers to abstract questions may indicate mental retardation, severe anxiety, organic mental ...
‎2003
4
Targeting the Source Text: A Coursebook in English for ...
New York, Vintage Books. Texts 7 and 8: RANDALL, B. (1991): When is a Pig a Hog? A Guide to Confoundingly Related Words in English. New York, Prentice Hall. I Text 9: WALMSLEY, J. "Oceans Apart" TWA Ambassador Magazine, July 13, ...
Justine Brehm Cripps, 2004
5
Dick Fehnel: Lessons from Gravers School ; Memoirs of ...
The sense of loss I refer to is, on one level, confoundingly complex, but on another, confoundingly simple. What follows refers, often indirectly and implicitly, to those losses that seemed at the time not so much as losses as things that were  ...
Richard Allen Fehnel, 2007
6
The Westing Game (Puffin Modern Classics)
Winner of the Newbery Medal Winner of the Boston Globe/Horn Book Award An ALA Notable Book "Great fun for those who enjoy illusion, word play, or sleight of hand." —The New York Times Book Review "A fascinating medley of word games, ...
Ellen Raskin, 2004
7
Woman of the House: The Rise of Nancy Pelosi
A portrait of the first woman Speaker of the House chronicles Nancy Pelosi's rise to political power, her role as a vocal opponent of the Iraq War, the legislative efforts she has spearheaded successfully, and her future in American ...
Vincent Bzdek, 2008
8
Variously, Not Then
Vexing and brilliantly beautiful."—John Zorn "This dazzlingly designed book opens up into a linguistic density that holds its weight in thought's recalcitrant measures, as if poetry once again had substance sufficient to hold its own ...
Travis Ortiz, 2012
9
Blinking with Fists: Poems
An intimate poetry collection by the singer and songwriter for the alternative rock band, the Smashing Pumpkins, explores such topics as love, loss, identity, and loyalty. Reprint.
Billy Corgan, 2006
10
Lost Scriptures: Books that Did Not Make It into the New ...
We may think of the twenty-seven books of the New Testament as the only sacred writings of the early Christians, but this is not at all the case.
Bart D. Ehrman, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONFOUNDINGLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term confoundingly is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Why small talk is so excruciating
In effect, it's like trying to speak a foreign language — confoundingly, a foreign language that uses the same words my language uses, ... «Vox, Jul 15»
2
Chaos Dragon
... and this glut of writers shows in how confoundingly and tediously busy this first episode is. There are too many characters, and you don't care ... «Anime News Network, Jul 15»
3
'Cymbeline' as a sophomoric Shakespeare lampoon
Some of the language is among the most confoundingly complex in all Shakespeare. But even “Cymbeline” deserves better than it gets at the ... «SFGate, Jul 15»
4
Senate budget breakdown over 1-1351: Get back to work
Confoundingly, both stood by the governor and their House and Senate counterparts at a June 27 news conference to announce a deal ... «The Seattle Times, Jul 15»
5
Museum & Gallery Listings for July 3-9
31) Standing at a railing where you look into the museum's two-story-tall Duplex Gallery, you behold a confoundingly complicated interior ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
6
Movie review | Humorless reboot Terminator Genisys confuses its …
The effects-encrusted reboot seems at once back to basics and yet confoundingly revisionist, teeming with alternative timelines and rearranged ... «Columbus Dispatch, Jun 15»
7
There's something about Mia Freedman
... Freedman's charm is universally acknowledged. On other matters regarding the online media entrepreneur, opinion is confoundingly split. «The Canberra Times, Jun 15»
8
Movie review: "Terminator Genisys" almost admirably misguided
... this f/x-encrusted reboot feels at once back-to-basics and confoundingly revisionist, teeming with alternate timelines and rejiggered character ... «The Denver Post, Jun 15»
9
Museum & Gallery Listings for June 26-July 2
31) Standing at a railing where you look into the museum's two-story-tall Duplex Gallery, you behold a confoundingly complicated interior ... «New York Times, Jun 15»
10
"Just one giant, rolling backstage": Los Angeles, the city that lies for …
Most confoundingly they're always happy – about the weather I can't live with, about the years they've spent driving cars in a city throttled by ... «CityMetric, Jun 15»

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