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Definition of "bemusement" [bemusement]

  • The characteristic of being bemused. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bemusement" in a sentence
  • "Shoppers stared in bemusement at the mysterious object that landed in a shopping precinct in Poole, Dorset, this week."
  • "Progressives have watched in bemusement the past year and half as Reid, reviled as the spineless embodiment of Democratic weakness, has emerged as a liberal champion in opposition to the White House."
  • "Of particular bemusement is the Lib Dem and Tory refusal to speak up for the "more powers for Holyrood" option which they seemed to be desirous of before the election."