puzzlement

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puz·zle·ment

 (pŭz′əl-mənt)
n.
The state of being confused or baffled; perplexity.

puzzlement

(ˈpʌzəlmənt)
n
the state or condition of being puzzled; perplexity
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.puzzlement - confusion resulting from failure to understandpuzzlement - confusion resulting from failure to understand
confusedness, disarray, mental confusion, muddiness, confusion - a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior; "a confusion of impressions"

puzzlement

puzzlement

noun
Translations

puzzlement

[ˈpʌzlmənt] Nperplejidad f

puzzlement

nVerblüffung f, → Verwirrung f; the look of puzzlement on her facedie Verwirrung in ihrem Gesicht

puzzlement

[ˈpʌzlmənt] nperplessità
References in classic literature ?
His lips stammered and halted in the making of noiseless whispers, as, with corrugated brows of puzzlement, he addressed the steward:
"But what in thunder are you repairing?" There was puzzlement in his voice.
Billy scratched his head, on his face exaggerated puzzlement.