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Princeton's WordNet

  1. perplexedadjective

    full of difficulty or confusion or bewilderment

    "perplexed language"; "perplexed state of the world"


  1. perplexedadjective

    Confused or puzzled.

  2. perplexedadjective


Webster Dictionary

  1. Perplexed

    of Perplex

  2. Perplexedadjective

    entangled, involved, or confused; hence, embarrassd; puzzled; doubtful; anxious

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of perplexed in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of perplexed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of perplexed in a Sentence

  1. Washington Post:

    A lot of leaders still are a little frustrated with him and perplexed by him, but there's a little less fear of him than there was before, i think people are acclimating to President President Trump and the fact that President Trump sees foreign policy totally differently than any of President Trump predecessors.

  2. RJ Intindola:

    I must admit that I am always perplexed when reading quotes and other writings that true love should be unconditional. Well, how about betrayal? Shouldn’t that be a condition? It is for me and should be for you.

  3. Dick Cavett:

    I'm perplexed when people adopt the modish abbreviation Ms., which doesn't abbreviate anything except common sense.

  4. The National Journal:

    As I continued to talk, I could see the executive getting more and more perplexed.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    Depression leads to frustration more or less. Moreover, a depressed person is most likely to become perplexed/confused for life. Now, you've known that, dare to reject/resist depression and it's end result i.e. frustration. I mean, you've got to cheer yourself up irresspective of whatever circumstance/difficulty that battles/faces you. Besides, there is a lot of hope for every living human including "YOU". Yes of course, it's only the dead that is hopeless.

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