how to pronounce puzzlement


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puzzlement is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of puzzlement in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… our puzzlement at least about …”

meanings of puzzlement


  1. A puzzle.
  2. The confusing state of being puzzled; bewilderment.

puzzlement frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word puzzlement occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics puzzlement can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that puzzlement can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to puzzlement


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