Definition of perplexed in English:


Line breaks: per|plexed
Pronunciation: /pəˈplɛkst


  • Completely baffled; very puzzled: she gave him a perplexed look
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    • One has a look of perplexed surprise; the other, a haughty indifference.
    • That edginess was not helped by the sort of erratic refereeing which caused perplexed reactions in both technical areas.
    • His face screwed up into a perplexed expression.



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  • Cameron watched her perplexedly, feeling slightly queasy.
  • He turned and left the guard, who watched him perplexedly.
  • I gazed down perplexedly at the top of her glossy, jet-black head.

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