AskDefine | Define bedazzle

Dictionary Definition

bedazzle v : to cause someone to lose clear vision, especially from intense light; "She was dazzled by the bright headlights" [syn: dazzle, daze]

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  1. To confuse or disarm by dazzling.
    He was bedazzled by her charm and wit.

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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