Flummoxed

Hello Everyone! Before I start writing my blog, I thought you may like a little background on how the word may have come about. Here we go;For the complete article go to Dictionary.com "Flummoxย has no firm etymology, but it may come from or be akin to British dialect (Herefordshire, Gloucestershire, Cheshire, all of which border … Continue reading Flummoxed

Discombobulate

Hi Everyone! I love this word! Discombobulate!What about you? I was surprised the other night when my son came home and said "I'm discombobulated"!!I'm so proud of him! Discombobulate, discombobulates, discombobulation, discombobulated.No matter how you read this word you will definitely be "Flummox".Are you wondering where "Flummox" came from? Charles Dickens 1897 novel "The Pickwick … Continue reading Discombobulate

Befuddle

Everyone! Have you been befuddled? Or discombobulated? Do you get befuddled when a person starts talking, keeps on, keeps on, on, on, etc. Now this can happen by email, phone, in-person, shopping at the same store, etc, etc, etc. You can't even get your opinion in. Then all of a sudden they say to you … Continue reading Befuddle