Predicate: bewilder

Roleset id: bewilder.01 , confuse, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bewilder.01: BEWILDER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bewilder' based on sentences in wsj. VerbNet class amuse-31.1. (from bewilder.01-v predicate notes)


bewilder (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer, agent (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: entity experiencing confusion (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-PPT: confused about or over what?

Example: adjectival and patient

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        Those who bought that illusion are now bewildered.

        Arg1: Those who [*T*-1] bought that illusion
        Argm-tmp: now
        Rel: bewildered

Example: agentive adjectival

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: ns,  form: participle

        The dollar's near-term path remains foggy, according to currencny analysts, who characterize the market as ``bewildering.''

        Arg0: the market
        Rel: bewildering

Example: ARG2

        She bewildered him with Scriptural quotations and references.

        Arg0: She
        Rel: bewildered
        Arg1: him
        Arg2: with Scriptural quotations and references.