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LampPro Tip 1/2
Unexpected BehaviorPlay
Use 'confound' when someone acts against what others predict or foresee. SlideShe confounded her critics by donating her entire fortune to charity.
LampPro Tip 2/2
Sudden SurprisePlay
Conveys a strong and often immediate feeling of surprise or disbelief. SlideHis ability to solve complex problems so quickly completely confounded me.