Daz·zle v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dazzled p. pr. & vb. n. Dazzling ]
1. To overpower with light; to confuse the sight of by brilliance of light.
Those heavenly shapes
Will dazzle now the earthly, with their blaze
Insufferably bright. --Milton.
An unreflected light did never yet
Dazzle the vision feminine. --Sir H. Taylor.
2. To bewilder or surprise with brilliancy or display of any kind. “Dazzled and drove back his enemies.”
adj 1: having vision overcome temporarily by or as if by intense
light; "she shut her dazzled eyes against the sun's
2: stupefied or dizzied by something overpowering; "I fall back
dazzled at beholding myself all rosy red, / At having, I
myself, caused the sun to rise."- `Chanticler' by Rostand