Synonyms of 'mystify'
to confuse, bewilder, or puzzleThere was something strange in her attitude that mystified me.
What puzzles me is why nobody has complained before now.
Politics just confuses me.
An apple tree producing square fruit is baffling experts.
The silence from Alexei had hurt and bewildered her.
an actor whose name escapes me for the moment
Well, maybe I stumped you on that one.
The appropriate word eluded him.
For many years medical scientists were confounded by these seemingly contradictory facts.
problems that perplexed me
He bamboozled Mercer into defeat.
This system has the potential to flummox most car thieves.
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in the sense of baffle
to perplexAn apple tree producing square fruit is baffling experts.
in the sense of bamboozle
to confuseHe bamboozled Mercer into defeat.
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