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confound

1. verb astonish2. verb prediction, assumption, etc3. verb defeat4. verb baffle5. verb STAT mixed up (with)6. verb overthrow
phrases
1 verb astonish TRANSITIVEteacht aniar aduaidh arcuir i bponcstangadh a bhaint asshe confounded her critics tháinig sí aniar aduaidh ar lucht a cáinte, chuir sí lucht a cáinte i bponc 2 verb prediction, assumption, etc TRANSITIVEtéigh in aghaidhtéigh in éadantéigh i gcoinnebréagnaigh verb  c m uthey confounded all predictions chuaigh siad in aghaidh gach dá rabhthas ag súil leis, bhréagnaigh siad a raibh á thuar
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb defeat TRANSITIVEcuir ó mhaithcuir ó chríchcloígh verb  c m uall their plans were confounded cuireadh a gcuid pleananna uile ó mhaiththeir hopes were confounded by harsh reality chloígh an fhírinne lom an dóchas a bhí acu, cuireadh a ndóchas ó chrích ag an bhfírinne lom 4 verb baffle TRANSITIVEmearbhall a chur arcuir i bponche tried to confound me with his jargon rinne sé iarracht mearbhall a chur orm lena chuid béarlagairconfounded by his answer, she left hurriedly agus mearbhall uirthi ag a fhreagra, d'fhág sí faoi dheifir 5 verb STAT mixed up (with) TRANSITIVEmeasc le PhrVthe variables will be confounded with each other beidh na hathróga measctha le chéile 6 verb literary overthrow TRANSITIVEcuir de bhoinnlámh in uachtar a fháil arhe confounded his enemies chuir sé a naimhde dá mboinn
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confound it/them etc

(BRITAIN) damnú air/orthuscread mhaidine air/orthuléan léir air/orthumo dhiomú dó/dóibhscrios Dé air/orthu

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