Sentence Examples


  • He walked through the halls quickly, the emerging thoughts in his head baffling him.
  • The latter, after long baffling the king's attempts to bring him to battle, had taken up a strong position south of the town behind a morass.
  • He counted on baffling them by forming a counter league of the principalities of northern Italy, and by raising the Turks against Venice, and the Germans and Swiss against France.
  • In April the British admiral Arbuthnot did indeed succeed in baffling an attempt of the French to carry reinforcements to the American cause in Virginia.
  • At the time in history when our future has never looked brighter, it is baffling that some people are more pessimistic than ever.