BAFFLE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Baffle Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To cause to undergo a disgraceful punishment, as a recreant knight.
  2. (v. t.) To check by shifts and turns; to elude; to foil.
  3. (v. i.) To struggle against in vain; as, a ship baffles with the winds.
  4. (v. t.) To check by perplexing; to disconcert, frustrate, or defeat; to thwart.
  5. (n.) A defeat by artifice, shifts, and turns; discomfiture.
  6. (v. i.) To practice deceit.
  7. (n.) A lever for operating the throttle valve of a winding engine.
  8. (n.) A deflector, as a plate or wall, so arranged across a furnace or boiler flue as to mingle the hot gases and deflect them against the substance to be heated.
  9. (n.) A grating or plate across a channel or pipe conveying water, gas, or the like, by which the flow is rendered more uniform in different parts of the cross section of the stream; -- used in measuring the rate of flow, as by means of a weir.


Synonyms:
Amaze, Beat, Bewilder, Bilk, Cross, Foil, Frustrate, Get, Gravel, Mystify, Nonplus, Perplex, Pose, Puzzle, Queer, Regulate, Scotch, Spoil, Stupefy, Thwart, Vex,

• Baffler Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who, or that which, baffles.


• Bafflement Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The process or act of baffling, or of being baffled; frustration; check.


Synonyms:
Bewilderment, Mystification, Obfuscation, Puzzlement,

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