There are 2 translations of puzzle in Spanish:

puzzle1

Pronunciation: /ˈpʌzəl/

n

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adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of puzzle in Spanish:

puzzle2

vt

  • there's one thing that still puzzles me hay algo que todavía no entiendo or que me tiene intrigado her reply puzzled me su respuesta me extrañó or me desconcertó or me dejó perplejo
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    • I was puzzled that my doctor saw this as a cause for celebration but they are a breed apart.
    • I can understand why you are puzzled, and certainly there is a somewhat surprising explanation for this.
    • We were puzzled by your remark that you had the standard and there is no other design, so we did a little detective work.

vi

  • to puzzle over sth cavilar sobre algo, darle* vueltas a algo

Phrasal verbs

puzzle out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o (BrE)
I can't puzzle it out no me lo explico, no logro entenderlo have you puzzled out the answer yet? ¿has dado con la solución?, ¿has resuelto el problema? she couldn't puzzle out why he'd lied to her no se explicaba por qué le había mentido

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Word of the day precioso
adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.