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In 1859, Republicans in the House and Senate presented a nearly united but puzzling front on a crucial issue of the day.
“This is a bit puzzling,” said astrophysicist Sanjay Reddy of the University of Washington in Seattle, who was not involved in the research.Neutron stars may not be as squishy as some scientists thought|Emily Conover|April 20, 2021|Science News
The decision has worked wonders for Randle’s individual productivity, but it’s barely nudged the Knick offense forward at all, which makes it somewhat puzzling that the Knicks haven’t at least tweaked their rotation.The Only Thing Keeping The Knicks Offense Afloat Is Julius Randle’s Turn As A Point Guard|Jared Dubin|January 28, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
When a law that governs technology stays on the books for decades, the results can be a puzzling mess.
It’s pretty puzzling to try to figure out why both trials wouldn’t be positive in a product that works.The Most Promising Alzheimer’s Drug in Years Took a Thrashing From an FDA Advisory Committee|Alice Park|November 10, 2020|Time
The name of Barabbas is worth looking at closely, as it makes the story more challenging as well puzzling.The Barabbas Theory of Voting: Bible Story Shows Tough Choices for Midterms|Jay Parini|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The choice of targets for U.S. warplanes is increasingly puzzling.
Whether the lack of liberal involvement in the museum is the result of commission or omission, it is puzzling.
First, it is puzzling that Facebook ever finds itself in a privacy fight at all.
With midterm elections on the horizon, the timing is particularly puzzling.
This new appreciation of his character clarifies various incidents heretofore puzzling to me.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
He therefore put a variety of puzzling questions, and took down a good many notes.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne
Writing in dialect makes many of his stories puzzling, if not impossible for foreign readers.Spanish Life in Town and Country|L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
Meantime, Joe had been puzzling his wits and wishing his wife was there to devise some plan for the wayfarer.
A rather pleasing, yet puzzling, deception is to pass a dollar bill into the interior of an examined lemon or apple.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various