confound[ kon-found, kuhn-; for 6 usually kon-found ]SEE DEFINITION OF confound
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONFOUND
But no—confound it—there was some one coming down the avenue!
Besides, confound it, Tom, you could be useful to me in a hundred ways.'
Confound her, it was like her pale face to be wandering up and down the house!
It is not essential formally and absolutely to confound will with desire.
Why should I look him up, confound him—he hadn't bothered his head about me.
I rejoice in the change; but we must not confound names with things.
It's my experience that you've always got to, consider the Union, confound them!
There is no poisonous species with which one is likely to confound it.
But neither must we confound the theories or aspects of morality with the origin of our moral ideas.
But, confound it, Annette, we've been calling on those people all summer.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CONFOUND
- be beyond someone
- beat around the bush
- cop out
- get around
- get away from
- give the runaround
- give the slip
- give wide berth to
- hem and haw
- not touch
- pass the buck
- pass up
- run around
- stay shy of
- steer clear of