Definitions

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  • adjective Confused or perplexed.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of puzzle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective filled with bewilderment

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Examples

  • The phrase puzzled me since my father was so fastidious about not touching anyone.

    Fleur De Leigh’s Life of Crime

  • He looked in at me, his expression puzzled and concerned, just as I had felt the day I had stared in at him and David.

    Confession

  • He looked in at me, his expression puzzled and concerned, just as I had felt the day I had stared in at him and David.

    Confession

  • He looked in at me, his expression puzzled and concerned, just as I had felt the day I had stared in at him and David.

    Confession

  • He kept his expression puzzled as he searched his mind for a lie.

    Stranger in the House

  • She pushed away from him after a moment and looked straight into his eyes, her expression puzzled, but not unkind.

    Sarah

  • Wearing a plain cotton T-shirt and a long, casual skirt with sandals, Piper folded her arms, her expression puzzled.

    Beware What You Wish

  • She glanced over her shoulder at her two friends, her expression puzzled.

    The Lancaster Men

  • She glanced over her shoulder at her two friends, her expression puzzled.

    The Lancaster Men

  • She glanced over her shoulder at her two friends, her expression puzzled.

    The Lancaster Men

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