Definitions for baffling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baffling, elusive, knotty, problematic, problematical, tough(adj)

    making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve or believe

    "a baffling problem"; "I faced the knotty problem of what to have for breakfast"; "a problematic situation at home"

Wiktionary

  1. baffling(Adjective)

    puzzling and frustrating

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baffling

    of Baffle

  2. Baffling(adj)

    frustrating; discomfiting; disconcerting; as, baffling currents, winds, tasks

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jennifer Moore:

    It's baffling to us.

  2. James Nuber:

    This is utterly baffling.

  3. David Sweat:

    To make a dry run and ... have the ability to escape, and then go back in, it is a little baffling.

  4. Edward Dahlberg:

    Men are mad most of their lives; few live sane, fewer die so. The acts of people are baffling unless we realize that their wits are disordered. Man is driven to justice by his lunacy.

  5. Helena Cronin, 1992:

    Imagine a world without Darwin. Imagine a world in which Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace had not transformed our understanding of living things. What... would become baffling and puzzling..., in urgent need of explanation? The answer is: practically everything about living things....


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