puzzled[ puhz-uh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF puzzled
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PUZZLED
They did not seem to interest him particularly, or else they puzzled him.
Gilder himself was puzzled over the situation, which was by no means clear to him.
She was a trifle subdued, with a puzzled look in her blue eyes.
She puzzled over Tillie a great deal, and over Grace and her kind.
But Christine's eyes were on him often that evening, puzzled, rather sad.
More than once K. found her eyes fixed on him, and it puzzled him.
Demonstrations of affection were so rare with him that for a moment Dr. Ed was puzzled.
He stared as if I were a stranger whose face drew, yet puzzled him.
I was vexed and puzzled, and distressed, too, after sending John away as I had done.
The Little Doctor, puzzled as well as piqued, went straight to the point.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PUZZLED
- in a quandary
- in clouds
- in dilemma
- like doubting Thomas
- not following
- of two minds
- without belief
- at a loss
- at sea
- at sixes and sevens
- come apart
- fouled up
- mixed up
- not with it
- out to lunch
- shook up
- shot to pieces
- spaced out
- taken aback
- thrown off balance