Synonyms of puzzlement
perplexityDictionary • He looked at me in puzzlement.
perplexity • There was utter perplexity in both their expressions.
doubt • They were troubled and full of doubt.
wonder • ‘How did you know that?’ Bobby exclaimed in wonder.
confusion • Omissions in my recent article may have caused some confusion.
uncertainty • The magazine ignores all the uncertainties males currently face.
bewilderment • He shook his head in bewilderment.
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bewildermentBewilderment is the feeling of being bewildered.
• He shook his head in bewilderment.
confusionIf there is confusion about something, it is not clear what the true situation is, especially because people believe different things.
• Omissions in my recent article may have caused some confusion.
doubtIf you have doubt or doubts about something, you feel uncertain about it and do not know whether it is true or possible. If you say you have no doubt about it, you mean that you are certain it is true.
• They were troubled and full of doubt.
Thesaurus for puzzlement from the Collins English Thesaurus
the state or condition of being puzzled; perplexity