What is bemused?

More definitions of "bemused":

  • (adj): Deeply absorbed in thought.
    Example: "As distant and bemused as a professor listening to the prattling of his freshman class"
    Synonyms: deep in thought, lost, preoccupied

Famous quotes containing the word bemused:

    We are bemused and crazed creatures, strangers to our true selves, to one another, and to the spiritual and material world—mad, even, from an ideal standpoint we can glimpse but not adopt.
    —R.D. (Ronald David)