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An example use of baffle in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… will baffle most people but give you a …”
meanings of baffle
To hoodwink or deceive (someone).
To struggle in vain.
To publicly disgrace, especially of a recreant knight.
To foil; to thwart.
To bewilder completely; to confuse or perplex.
A lever for operating the throttle valve of a winding engine.
An architectural feature designed to confuse enemies or make them vulnerable.
A device used to dampen the effects of such things as sound, light, or fluid. Specifically, a baffle is a surface which is placed inside an open area to inhibit direct motion from one part to another, without preventing motion altogether.