Usage examples for confounded

  1. " What a confounded fool I was not to remember I had an elder brother," said he, bitterly. – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  2. In the silence that followed, Cleve stood before her for a moment confounded. – The Tenants of Malory Volume 1 of 3 by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  3. Didn't she look confounded, though, when I showed her the picture? – 'Lena Rivers by Mary J. Holmes
  4. Hang that Robbins, a confounded scoundrel; I- I- I know I shall finish by breaking his head. – Lady Maude's Mania by George Manville Fenn
  5. Who that is conscious of a higher nature would not pine and fret himself away to be confounded with these? – The Disowned, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  6. The news that Napoleon was actually in Mainz confounded the diplomatists in the Prussian camp, and produced an order for an immediate advance. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  7. Now art and nature are confounded in one ruin. – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  8. I think I felt nothing but pleasure: the confounded things had given trouble enough, and I was well rid of them. – Colonel Thorndyke's Secret by G. A. Henty
  9. Do you think your employers keep readers to do nothing else but correct your confounded mistakes? – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  10. " You will pardon my not rising," he said; " this confounded weather is playing the deuce with my leg." – His Sombre Rivals by E. P. Roe
  11. The builders were confounded; they endeavoured to borrow here and there, but no rich man could be induced to advance so large a sum. – The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine by Francis Miltoun
  12. " Look here," said Roger brusquely, " if you don't let up on a fellow I shall make a confounded fool of myself." – Without a Home by E. P. Roe
  13. At this foolish reply the demon looked confounded. – The Book of Gud by Dan Spain Harold Hersey
  14. " I was saying," continued Sir John, " I wish you wouldn't bring those confounded things into the house. – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  15. " They've both got too confounded much sense of humor," said John bitterly. – The Wishing-Ring Man by Margaret Widdemer
  16. Yes; a confounded waste of time it's been too. – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  17. In fact, there is a little deal I intended to speak to you about to- day, but this confounded business drove it out of my mind. – Revenge! by by Robert Barr
  18. " Going to get out of this confounded thing," he replied. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  19. But, if upon the bridge there was a confusion, below it there was a confusion ten times confounded. – Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest by George Borrow
  20. The thing I want you to do, Sara, is to rush this confounded portrait. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon