Perplexedly
Perplexed Per*plexed", a. Entangled, involved, or confused; hence, embarrassd; puzzled; doubtful; anxious. -- {Per*plex"ed*ly}, adv. -- {Per*plex"ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • perplexedly — adverb In a confused or puzzled manner. She looked perplexedly at the raw meat her waiter had set in front of her. Syn: confusedly …   Wiktionary

  • perplexedly — adverb in a perplexed manner he looked at his professor perplexedly • Syn: ↑confoundedly • Derived from adjective: ↑confounded (for: ↑confoundedly), ↑perplexed …   Useful english dictionary

  • perplexedly — adverb see perplexed …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • perplexedly — See perplexed. * * * …   Universalium

  • perplexedly — pÉ™(r) plekstlɪ adv. confusedly, bewilderedly, in a puzzled manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perplexedly — per·plexed·ly …   English syllables

  • perplexedly — See: perplexed …   English dictionary

  • perplexed — perplexedly /peuhr plek sid lee/, adv. perplexedness, n. /peuhr plekst /, adj. 1. bewildered; puzzled: a perplexed state of mind. 2. complicated; involved; entangled. [1350 1400; ME perplex confused ( < L perplexus; see PER , COMPLEX) + ED2] * *… …   Universalium

  • confoundedly — adverb in a perplexed manner he looked at his professor perplexedly • Syn: ↑perplexedly • Derived from adjective: ↑confounded, ↑perplexed (for: ↑perplexedly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • perplexed — adjective confused and worried by something that you do not understand: She looked up at me with a perplexed stare. perplexedly adverb: Florian was examining her perplexedly …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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