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Daze vs. Dazzle

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Dazenoun

The state of being dazed

‘He was in a daze.’;

Dazzleverb

(transitive) To confuse the sight of by means of excessive brightness.

‘Dazzled by the headlights of the lorry, the deer stopped in the middle of the street.’;

Dazenoun

(mining) A glittering stone.

Dazzleverb

To render incapable of thinking clearly; to overwhelm with showiness or brilliance.

‘The delegates were dazzled by the originality of his arguments.’;

Dazeverb

(transitive) To stun or stupefy, for example with bright light, with a blow, with cold, or with fear

Dazzleverb

(intransitive) To be overpowered by light; to be confused by excess of brightness.

Dazeverb

To stupefy with excess of light; with a blow, with cold, or with fear; to confuse; to benumb.

‘While flashing beams do daze his feeble eyen.’; ‘Such souls,Whose sudden visitations daze the world.’; ‘He comes out of the room in a dazed state, that is an odd though a sufficient substitute for interest.’;

Dazzlenoun

A light of dazzling brilliancy.

Dazenoun

The state of being dazed; as, he was in a daze.

Dazzlenoun

(figurative) Showy brilliance that may stop a person from thinking clearly.

Dazenoun

A glittering stone.

Dazzlenoun

(uncommon) A herd of zebra.

Dazenoun

the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally;

‘his mother's deathleft him in a daze’; ‘he was numb with shock’;

Dazzlenoun

(uncountable) Dazzle camouflage.

Dazenoun

confusion characterized by lack of clarity

Dazzleverb

To overpower with light; to confuse the sight of by brilliance of light.

‘Those heavenly shapesWill dazzle now the earthly, with their blazeInsufferably bright.’; ‘An unreflected light did never yetDazzle the vision feminine.’;

Dazeverb

to cause someone to lose clear vision, especially from intense light;

‘She was dazzled by the bright headlights’;

Dazzleverb

To bewilder or surprise with brilliancy or display of any kind.

Dazeverb

overcome as with astonishment or disbelief;

‘The news stunned her’;

Dazzleverb

To be overpoweringly or intensely bright; to excite admiration by brilliancy.

‘Ah, friend! to dazzle, let the vain design.’;

Dazeverb

(especially of an emotional or physical shock) make (someone) unable to think or react properly

‘she was dazed by his revelations’;

Dazzleverb

To be overpowered by light; to be confused by excess of brightness.

‘An overlight maketh the eyes dazzle.’; ‘I dare not trust these eyes;They dance in mists, and dazzle with surprise.’;

Dazenoun

a state of stunned confusion or bewilderment

‘he was walking around in a daze’;

Dazzlenoun

A light of dazzling brilliancy.

Dazzlenoun

brightness enough to blind partially and temporarily

Dazzleverb

to cause someone to lose clear vision, especially from intense light;

‘She was dazzled by the bright headlights’;

Dazzleverb

amaze or bewilder, as with brilliant wit or intellect or skill;

‘Her arguments dazzled everyone’; ‘The dancer dazzled the audience with his turns and jumps’;

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