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One entry found for perplex.
Main Entry: per·plex
Pronunciation: pschwar-primarystresspleks
Function: verb
1 : to block the understanding of; especially : CONFUSE 1a, bewilder
2 : to make difficult to understand : COMPLICATE
synonym see PUZZLE
- per·plexed /-primarystressplekst/ adjective
- per·plexed·ly /-primarystressplek-sschwad-lemacron, -primarystresspleks-tlemacron/ adverb

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