Word of the Week: Nonplussed

18 Feb

Nonplussed: A state of utter perplexity or confusion

Similar to: Confounded, disconcerted, astonished

Example: Sometimes I think that even if I discovered that Daniel Day-Lewis had played Wilson the volleyball in Castaway, I wouldn’t be the least bit nonplussed.

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One Response to “Word of the Week: Nonplussed”

  1. wijim February 18, 2013 at 11:39 am #

    I am eternally nonplussed by your grasp of grammar.

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