verb. To confound; to perplex; to bewilder.
She told him that she contracted syphilis from a one-night stand with a carnival worker and he seemed nonplussed by the news, but inside he was busy fantasizing about revenge.
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Nonplus. The Effin Word, The Effin Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/nonplus. Accessed 29 May 2023.
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