Definition of Nonplus in English :

Define Nonplus in English

Nonplus meaning in English

Meaning of Nonplus in English

Pronunciation of Nonplus in English

Nonplus pronunciation in English

Pronounce Nonplus in English


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1. amaze, baffle, beat, bewilder, dumbfound, flummox, get, gravel, mystify, nonplus, perplex, pose, puzzle, stick, stupefy, vex

be a mystery or bewildering to

Example Sentences:
'This beats me!'
'Got me--I don't know the answer!'
'a vexing problem'
'This question really stuck me'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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verb -plusses, -plussing, -plussed or US -pluses, -plusing or -plused
1. (transitive)
to put at a loss; confound
he was nonplussed by the sudden announcement
noun plural -pluses
a state of utter perplexity prohibiting action or speech

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a condition of perplexity in which one is unable to go, speak, or act further
verb transitiveWord forms: nonˈplused or nonˈplussed, nonˈplusing or nonˈplussing
to put in a nonplus; bewilder

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tr.v. non·plussed, non·plus·sing, non·plus·ses also non·plused or non·plus·ing or non·plus·es
1. To put at a loss as to what to think, say, or do; bewilder.
2. Usage Problem To cause to feel indifferent or bored.
A state of bewilderment or perplexity.

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