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head–scratching

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Synonyms and Antonyms of head–scratching

  1. a state of mental uncertainty poorly worded instructions that must have resulted in a lot of head-scratching Synonyms of head–scratching bafflement, bamboozlement, befuddlement, bemusement, bewilderedness, bewilderment, confusedness, discombobulation, distraction, fog, head-scratching, maze [chiefly dialect], muddle, mystification, perplexity, puzzlement, tangle, whirlWords Related to head–scratching abashment, discomfiture, disconcertment, embarrassment, mortification; agitation, chagrin, discomfort, dismay, disquiet, distress, disturbance, perturbation, upset; bother, commotion, dither, flurry, fluster, fuss, stew, turmoilNear Antonyms of head–scratching assurance, certainty, certitude, confidence, conviction, positiveness, sureness


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