piece of the puzzle

Definition of piece of the puzzle

  1. :  part of the solution to a question or problem Researchers are close to finding a solution, but they haven't found the final pieces of the puzzle. The restaurant is trying to attract more customers, and the new menu is an important piece of the puzzle.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a part of a whole: such as

    :  fragment

    :  portion, allocation

  1. :  to repair, renew, or complete by adding pieces :  patch

  1. :  to offer or represent to (someone) a problem difficult to solve or a situation difficult to resolve :  challenge mentally

    :  to exert (oneself, one's mind, etc.) over such a problem or situation

    :  complicate, entangle

  1. :  the state of being puzzled :  perplexity

    :  something that puzzles

    :  a question, problem, or contrivance designed for testing ingenuity

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to cast off or become cast off

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