Definition of puzzled in English:

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puzzled

Pronunciation: /ˈpəz(ə)ld/

adjective

Unable to understand; perplexed: the questioners were met with puzzled looks she looked puzzled and angry with him
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  • The puzzled Marine tried to explain he had only X-funds allocated for silencers.
  • Stockdale's question was mistaken as the puzzled musings of a lost and confused man.
  • Looking surprised, a little boy peers at the elderly woman, who takes the puzzled gaze as a question.

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Syllabification: puz·zled

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