What is Puzzle?

Puzzle definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a toy, problem, or other contrivance designed to amuse by presenting difficulties to be solved by ingenuity or patient effort.
something puzzling; a puzzling question, matter, or person.

a puzzled or perplexed condition; bewilderment.
a crossword puzzle: Did you do the puzzle in the newspaper today?
a jigsaw puzzle.

verb (used with object), puz