Perplexity Definition

pər-plĕksĭ-tē
perplexities
noun
The condition of being perplexed; bewilderment; confusion.
Webster's New World
Something that is perplexed, or complicated.
Webster's New World
Something that perplexes.
Webster's New World
Perplexity is a feeling of being confused.
An example of perplexity is when you are not able to complete a complicated math problem.
YourDictionary
A measurement in information theory: see Perplexity.
Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Perplexity

Noun

Singular:
perplexity
Plural:
perplexities

Origin of Perplexity

  • From Middle French perplexité or post-classical Latin perplexitas "˜entanglement', from perplexus.

    From Wiktionary

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