Origin of puzzler
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Examples from the Web for puzzler
“Well, it is a puzzler,” said Adams, with a quiet smile and a perplexed look.The Lonely Island
“It will be a puzzler, without Smoker can run it down,” said Humphrey.The Children of the New Forest
This was a puzzler to Kelly, who only knew his own side of the question.The Station; The Party Fight And Funeral; The Lough Derg Pilgrim
This is a puzzler, but there is an apparent way of surmounting the difficulty.
This question is often a puzzler for both Compositor and Reader.Shakspere & Typography
- a person or thing that puzzles
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Word Origin and History for puzzler
1650s, agent noun from puzzle (v.).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper