Monday, December 07, 2009

The word of the day is:

per⋅plexed
[per-plekst] Show IPA
–adjective
1. bewildered; puzzled: a perplexed state of mind.
2. complicated; involved; entangled.

Origin:
1350–1400; ME perplex confused (< class="ital-inline">perplexus; see per-, complex ) + -ed 2
per⋅plex⋅ed⋅ly [per-plek-sid-lee] Show IPA , adverb per⋅plex⋅ed⋅ness, noun

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