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synonyms for conundrums

  • enigma
  • mystery
  • riddle
  • brain-teaser
  • mystification
  • poser
  • problem
  • puzzlement
  • why
  • closed book
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How to use conundrums in a sentence

He often asked Hyacinth's advice and help in solving the conundrums set by the prize editor.
HYACINTHGEORGE A. BIRMINGHAM
If Lady Montfort did not like conundrums, she had succeeded, however, in sending one sufficiently perplexing to Endymion.
ENDYMIONBENJAMIN DISRAELI
Throughout the ages it has been conundrums like these that have taxed human ingenuity and made of life such an alluring adventure.
CHRISTOPHER AND THE CLOCKMAKERSSARA WARE BASSETT
But what, in Heaven's name, was the use of bruising her brains against the conundrums of the great unanswered metaphysical sphinx?
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
He danced well, drove four-in-hand, and was a very Œdipus in expounding anagrams and conundrums.
DISCIPLINEMARY BRUNTON
"Nowadays we seem only to talk in conundrums of great moral import," she said.
PATTY'S PERVERSITIESARLO BATES
She tries a dinner card with poetical quotations, conundrums, and so on.
THE ART OF ENTERTAININGM. E. W. SHERWOOD
The Georgia contrabands were great on conundrums, says a soldier of Shermans army.
THE FUNNY SIDE OF PHYSICA. D. CRABTRE
"Suppose you find the answer to those conundrums," she suggested.
THE RED SEALNATALIE SUMNER LINCOLN
Leaving these perplexing conundrums unsolved, I turned slowly back down the walk, to resume my search.
A BIRD-LOVER IN THE WESTOLIVE THORNE MILLER
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