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Definition of puzzle:

  1. Bewilderment; perplexity; something to try ingenuity.
  2. To confuse; to bewilder; to be perplexed.


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Usage examples:

  • " It's a perfect puzzle.

    - "True and Other Stories", George Parsons Lathrop.
  • It was indeed a puzzle.

    - "The Marriage of William Ashe", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
  • McNish was a sore puzzle to him.

    - "To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today", Ralph Connor.