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Meaning of Perplex in English

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Perplex

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Verb

1. amaze, baffle, beat, bewilder, dumbfound, flummox, get, gravel, mystify, nonplus, perplex, pose, puzzle, stick, stupefy, vex

be a mystery or bewildering to

Example Sentences:
'This beats me!'
'Got me--I don't know the answer!'
'a vexing problem'
'This question really stuck me'

2. complicate, perplex

make more complicated

Example Sentences:
'There was a new development that complicated the matter'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Perplex

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verb (transitive)
1. 
to puzzle; bewilder; confuse
2. 
to complicate
to perplex an issue

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Perplex

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verb transitive
1. 
to make (a person) uncertain, doubtful, or hesitant; confuse; puzzle
2. 
to make intricate or complicated; make confusing or hard to understand
to perplex an issue
noun
3.  Rare, Archaic
perplexity

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Perplex

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tr.v. per·plexed, per·plex·ing, per·plex·es
1. To confuse or trouble with uncertainty or doubt.
2. To make confusedly intricate; complicate: poorly informed opinions that only perplex the subject.

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