Examples of perplexed in a Sentence
He gave her a perplexed look.
The explanation left me thoroughly perplexed.
Recent Examples of perplexed from the Web
Elliott heard the order but was a bit perplexed initially.
However, two elements of the experience still leave me perplexed: the wine list and dessert.
Jay Bilas seemed perplexed that Michigan State was anything short of a prohibitive Final Four favorite and wondered aloud why the Spartans weren’t a one seed.
As Germany’s Tobias Wendl and Tobias Arlt battled to take home the doubles luge gold for the second Olympics in a row on Wednesday, perplexed viewers took to Twitter to express their confusion over what exactly was going on in the event.
That leaves me perplexed, both about the lack of buzz and the lack of promotion of these two shows from their respective broadcasters.
USA TODAY Sports The perplexed look on Sean Miller's face and the tears of his veteran players sitting on the bench in disarray said it all.
Anyone who did would know that Gill seemed as perplexed as everyone else about why Brooklyn-style barbecue has become such a hit around the world.
Investors and analysts following the to-and-fro on Capitec were left perplexed by the accusations, the bank’s riposte and the central bank’s statement.
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First Known Use of perplexed
PERPLEXED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of perplexed for English Language Learners
: unable to understand something clearly or to think clearly
PERPLEXED Defined for Kids
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