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Definition of "nonplused" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of nonplus. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "nonplused" in a sentence
  • "Senate President Pro Tem John Burton (D-San Francisco) said he was "nonplused" by Schwarzenegger's comment."
  • "To be fair, you can understand why the people who encounter them might be nonplused."
  • "Roosevelt was initially nonplused, slow to appreciate the severity of the downturn."
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