Definition of 'puzzle'
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The answer to this puzzle is easy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And all the pieces of the puzzle gradually come together. The Sun (2016)What remains puzzling about them is the sense they all have of taking things apart rather than putting them together. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This lack of commitment helps explain a puzzling feature about switching and church growth. Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)The winner will be the fastest contestant who solves all three puzzles correctly in the grand final. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Which is why this speed camera thing puzzles me all the more. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Solve the puzzle and text in the numbers in the three shaded boxes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This question had long puzzled both theorists and empirical researchers. Competing in a Global Economy (1990)Text us the numbers or letters in the three shaded boxes from your chosen puzzle. The Sun (2008)Simply combine them together like a puzzle to make great new flavours. The Sun (2011)The puzzle solution can be found upside down at the bottom of the page. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Scrabble and puzzles are put away as dinner is served. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This week a game and puzzle by two of the competitors. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You are listening for something that puzzles you or seems different from what you are used to. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Anyone who solves the numbers and letters puzzle on the website can apply for a job. The Sun (2011)But this increases the puzzle rather than answers it. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is the solution to a puzzle about public spending. Times, Sunday Times (2014)These things were puzzling to my young mind. ARE YOU TALKING TO ME?: A Life Through the Movies (2004)My son solves the number puzzles quicker than she does. The Sun (2008)Our human mind yearns to make all the confusing puzzle pieces fit together neatly before we forgive. Christianity Today (2000)People soon realized that the inflationary idea offered a new solution to the puzzle. The Origin of the Universe (1995)You can pick up new job skills in record time and find quick answers to questions that puzzle others. The Sun (2010)We would love toys such as puzzle books, dolls and electronic gadgets. The Sun (2013)This is the hardest poem to puzzle out, but the most rewarding. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There was little doubt that this was the hardest set of puzzles any of the 24 finalists had attempted. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Indeed, the listener's main problem is puzzling out the connection between them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'puzzle'
British English: puzzle /ˈpʌzl/ NOUN
A puzzle is a question, game, or toy which you have to think about carefully in order to answer it correctly or put it together properly.
...a word puzzle.
- American English: puzzle
- Arabic: لُغْز
- Brazilian Portuguese: charada
- Chinese: 谜
- Croatian: zagonetka
- Czech: hádanka rébus
- Danish: gåde
- Dutch: puzzel
- European Spanish: rompecabezas
- Finnish: arvoitus
- French: énigme
- German: Rätsel
- Greek: γρίφος
- Italian: puzzle
- Japanese: 難問
- Korean: 난문제
- Norwegian: puslespill
- Polish: łamigłówka
- European Portuguese: charada
- Romanian: enigmă
- Russian: головоломка
- Spanish: rompecabezas
- Swedish: pussel
- Thai: ปริศนา
- Turkish: bilmece
- Ukrainian: головоломка
- Vietnamese: vấn đề khó
Definition of puzzle from the Collins English Dictionary
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