BEWILDERED By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 adj. a state of being confused or puzzled. This can occur when faced with conflicting situations or presented with contradicting statements. See disorientation. BEWILDERED: "When bewildered, a person can feel confused in emotions and be at a loss for words." Related Psychology Terms BEWILDERED TOLERANCE OF AMBIGUITY NORMALITY AUTOMATIC SPEECH SLEEP DISORIENTATION THURSTONE ATTITUDE SCALES MISIDENTIFICATION STUPOR SLEEP LEARNING PAYNE V TENNESSEE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEWILDERED," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bewildered/ (accessed April 5, 2020).