Synonyms and Antonyms of puzzlement
a state of mental uncertainty
- Her explanation did little to relieve his puzzlement.
bafflement, bamboozlement, befuddlement, bemusement, bewilderment, confusedness, confusion, discombobulation, distraction, fog, muddle, mystification, perplexity, tangle, whirl
abashment, discomfiture, disconcertment, embarrassment, mortification
agitation, chagrin, discomfort, dismay, disquiet, distress, disturbance, perturbation, upset
bother, commotion, dither, flurry, fluster, fuss, stew, turmoil
something hard to understand or explain
- The whole situation remains a puzzlement to everyone who was there.