Have you ever been befuddled?

Probably. To “be befuddled” is to be confused or perplexed (perplejo). The base verb is befuddle and the adjective is befuddled.

Examine these:

  • I am befuddled (estoy confundido) by the new Covid 19 rules.
  • Mr. Sanchez is trying to befuddle and distract us from the big problems in Spain (…está intentando confundirnos y distraernos de los…).
  • Podemos, the political party in Spain, is in a befuddled state (…estado mental de confusión).
  • Taxes in Spain befuddle me.

So have you ever been befuddled? Or have you befuddled someone?