puzzling

adjective

Definition of puzzling

  1. :  difficult to understand or solve <puzzling symptoms>

puzzlingly

adverb

Examples of puzzling in a sentence

  1. The directions are somewhat puzzling.

Circa 1659

First Known Use of puzzling

circa 1659


PUZZLING Defined for English Language Learners

puzzling

adjective

Definition of puzzling for English Language Learners

  • : causing or likely to cause confusion : difficult to solve or understand



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