from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of puzzle.
  • adj. Difficult to understand or explain; enigmatic or confusing; perplexing
  • n. Time spent pondering something confusing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Perplexing; embarrassing; bewildering.
  • Evidencing bewilderment or perplexity; easily bewildered or perplexed.

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

  • adj. lacking clarity of meaning; causing confusion or perplexity
  • adj. not clear to the understanding


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