Etymology
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puzzlement (n.)

"bewilderment, state of being puzzled," by 1802, from puzzle (v.) + -ment. From 1842 as "a thing that puzzles" (compare puzzler). In the former sense Richardson used puzzledom (1748).

updated on February 19, 2021

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