Puzzle Synonyms and Antonyms
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Synonyms for Puzzle
The definition of an issue is something that is discussed, distributed or the offspring of someone. That which is intricate or involved; as, the intricacy of a knot; the intricacy of accounts; the intricacy of a cause in controversy; the intricacy of a plot.
Attributive form of question mark
The definition of bewilderment is a feeling of confusion or lack of understanding.
A religious truth that is incomprehensible to reason and knowable only through divine revelation.
A perplexing, baffling, or seemingly inexplicable matter, person, etc.
The definition of conundrum is a situation where there is no clear right answer or no good solution. A person such as a priest through whom the deity is supposed to respond with prophecy or advice.
A representation of words in the form of pictures or symbols, often presented as a puzzle.
A situation, matter, or person that is hard to deal with or understand: (Mathematics) A region of the projection of a knot such that the knot crosses its perimeter exactly four times.
The definition of a quandary is a dilemma or a state of uncertainty.
The definition of a maze is a system of paths that is difficult to navigate.
The system of interconnecting canals and spaces that make up the inner ear of many vertebrates. The labyrinth has both a bony component, made up of the cochlea, the semicircular canals, and the vestibule, and a membranous one.
Something known only to a certain person or persons and purposely kept from the knowledge of others
Something that is perplexed, or complicated
The definition of a poser is a person who pretends to be someone they are not, or a person who attempts to impress others.
Not comprehensible; that cannot be understood; obscure or unintelligible
The act of confusing or the state of being confused:
A situation that requires a choice between options that are or seem equally unfavorable or unsatisfactory.
Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
The feeling or state of being frustrated:
A person, thing, or situation that exhibits inexplicable or contradictory aspects: (Video games) A video game in which the player is presented with (usually abstract) puzzles to solve.
A person or thing that teases Someone who insistently advocates something. [from 17th c.] for
sixty-four dollar question
To check the interference of (low-frequency sound waves) in a radio, phonograph, etc. by the use of a baffle
To confuse hopelessly, as by something complicated or involved; befuddle; puzzle
To involve; to entangle; to make intricate or complicated.
Not clear; indefinite; vague
Characterized by a mixture of opposing elements and therefore questionable or uncertain:
Impossible to penetrate or enter:
Difficult or impossible to explain or account for.
The definition of inscrutable is someone or something that is hard to figure out, understand or interpret.
Of, relating to, or being a religious mystery:
Of, relating to, or dealing with supernatural or magical influences, agencies, or occurrences:
Seemingly full of contradictions
A poem or series of lines in which certain letters, usually the first in each line, form a name, motto, or message when read in sequence.
The definition of crux is the central point of something, or is something that seems impossible to solve.
A state of bewilderment or perplexity.
A solemn pledge, as of faith. (Logic) That which is predicated; a category. (Usually with " the") An ancient, large statue in Egypt, with the face of a man and the body of a lion, lying near the Great Pyramids.
To cause great wonder or astonishment:
To convert (a message, for example) into code.
Disconcert is defined as to embarrass or frustrate.
To make speechless by shocking; amaze; astonish
To involve in a complicated situation or in circumstances from which it is difficult to disengage:
(Slang, former) To confuse; perplex
To bring on, or get, by secret or underhanded plotting
To arrange intricately; interlock.
To make so confused or opaque as to be difficult to perceive or understand:
To pose means to raise a question or to puzzle or perplex someone.
To rattle is to make a series of sharp sounds, such as metal clacking on a chain.
To cause to have a whirling sensation.
To make drunk; intoxicate.
(Intransitive) to meet or unite in a confused way (Idiomatic) To mix or blend thoroughly and completely.
Vex is defined as to bring trouble or distress to or to annoy.
To decorate with things fastened in this way
To draw (the mind, attention, etc.) away in another direction; divert
Antonyms for Puzzle
Something said or written in return to a question, argument, letter, etc. (Uncountable, biology) The process by which a mature multicellular organism or part of an organism is produced by the addition of new cells.
To present a clarification, example, or explanation.
The solution is the method of solving a problem or the correct answer to a puzzle, problem or difficult situation.
To offer reasons for or a cause of; justify:
To explain or clarify something:
To undo (something woven or tangled); untangle or separate the threads of
To clear of confusion or uncertainty:
Words Related to Puzzle
To confuse is to make someone bewildered or unable to understand, or to mistake one thing for something else.
Out of the way; completely away:
To cause to be unclear in mind or intent
A display; a manifestation: Synonym Study
is specifically applied to a riddle whose answer is a pun, or generally, to any puzzling question or problem A
is a problem or enigma (usually in the form of a question in guessing games) that involves paradoxes
specifically applies to something whose meaning is hidden by cryptic or ambiguous allusions, or generally, to anything baffling and often mysterious
is applied to something beyond human knowledge or understanding, or may refer merely to any unexplained or seemingly inexplicable matter A
is a situation, problem, or, often, a contrivance, that requires some ingenuity to solve or explain
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