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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Bewilder \Be*wil"der\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bewildered; p. pr. & vb. n. Bewildering.] [Pref. be- + wilder.] To lead into perplexity or confusion, as for lack of a plain path; to perplex with mazes; or in general, to perplex or confuse greatly. [1913 Webster] Lost and bewildered in the fruitless search. --Addison. [1913 Webster] Syn: To perplex; puzzle; entangle; confuse; confound; mystify; embarrass; lead astray. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Bewildering \Be*wil"der*ing\, a. Causing bewilderment or great perplexity; as, bewildering difficulties. -- Be*wil"der*ing*ly, adv. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

46 Moby Thesaurus words for "bewildering": baffling, beguiling, bothering, confounding, confusing, discomposing, disconcerting, dismaying, distracting, disturbing, embarrassing, enigmatic, exceptional, extraordinary, fabulous, fantastic, fascinating, incomprehensible, inconceivable, incredible, intricate, marvelous, miraculous, mysterious, mystifying, outlandish, passing strange, perplexing, perturbing, phenomenal, problematic, prodigious, puzzling, rare, remarkable, sensational, strange, striking, stupendous, unheard-of, unimaginable, unique, unprecedented, upsetting, wonderful, wondrous