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Word of the Day 07/07/17 Confusticate

Confusticate (verb)
confusticate [kuh n-fuhs-ti-keyt]


verb (used with object), confusticated, confusticating.
1. Slang. to confuse or perplex; bewilder.


Origin: 1845-50; used by J.R.R. Tolkien in The Hobbit; pseudo-Latinism formed from English confuse

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