HyperDic: perplexity

English > 1 sense of the word perplexity:
NOUNcognitionperplexitytrouble or confusion resulting from complexity
perplexity > pronunciation
Soundsperpleh'ksahtiy
Rhymesability ... zloty: 638 rhymes with tiy...
English > perplexity: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningTrouble or confusion resulting from complexity.
Narrowerdilemma, quandarystate of uncertainty or perplexity especially as requiring a choice between equally unfavorable options
mystery, enigma, secret, closed bookSomething that baffles understanding and cannot be explained
tangle, snarl, mazeSomething jumbled or confused / confused
Broaderconfusion, mental confusion, confusedness, muddiness, disarrayA mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior
Spanishperplejidad
Catalanperplexitat
Adjectivesperplexedfull of difficulty or confusion or bewilderment

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