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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. at a loss(p), nonplused, nonplussed, puzzledadjective

    filled with bewilderment

    "at a loss to understand those remarks"; "puzzled that she left without saying goodbye"


Editors Contribution1.7 / 3 votes

  1. bumfuzzle

    puzzled means confused, and confused is the definition of bumfuzzle

    ray was puzzled on the test. ray was bumfuzzled on the test.

    Submitted by anonymous on November 24, 2019  

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  1. Charles Culver:

    In order to increase the speed as much as it was increased in this case, you would have had to really, really move the throttle, frankly, I am puzzled about the whole thing.

  2. Dick Pound:

    I must say I'm really puzzled by that assessment of it, basically, lots of people around the world were looking to see what happened to Peng Shuai and nobody was able to establish contact.

  3. John Feit:

    This whole thing makes no sense to me because the crime in question took place in 1960, i'm totally puzzled why something is coming up now, after the fact.

  4. Erich Fromm:

    Conditions for creativity are to be puzzled to concentrate to accept conflict and tension to be born everyday to feel a sense of self.

  5. John Feit , 83:

    That was 13 years ago, i'm totally puzzled by something coming up now, after the fact.

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