Examples of puzzlement in a Sentence
The cause of the accident has been a source of puzzlement.
The explanation only increased their puzzlement.
Recent Examples of puzzlement from the Web
Conversation always flowed freely, often focusing on the weather, trail conditions, hut recommendations and the inevitable foreign puzzlement about American politics.
Naturally, there was snarking, and some puzzlement about Sherald's style.
An Implicit Anti-Semitism There’s been a lot of puzzlement about how key leaders of the Women’s March could have any affection for Louis Farrakhan.
My puzzlement is there’s no real story other than none of this happened.
DTE Energy Chairman and CEO Gerry Anderson, however, expressed puzzlement at the timing of the new ballot measure.
Reaction on Twitter to the first lady's outfit ranged from historical analogies to slaps at Hillary Clinton's pantsuits, to puzzlement and comparisons to Democratic women's plans to wear all black to the speech.
For them, Ningxia’s emergence as the Bordeaux of the East was a cause for excitement but also puzzlement.
Although missing Bertha’s Kitchen and the Glass Onion in the same town is a puzzlement.
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First Known Use of puzzlement
PUZZLEMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of puzzlement for English Language Learners
: a feeling of being confused because something is difficult to understand
: something that is difficult to understand
PUZZLEMENT Defined for Kids
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