Synonyms for Baffle:
n.defy, be (as) clear as mud, be beyond someone, deepen. •artifact (noun)
thwart, vex, beat, nonplus, scotch, get, spoil, gravel, dumbfound, amaze, puzzle, pose, bilk, baffle board, perplex, flummox, regulate, foil, stupefy, bewilder, mystify, frustrate, cross.
flummox, bewilder, dumbfound, perplex, amaze, gravel, beat, vex, pose, mystify, stupefy, puzzle, get, nonplus.
confuse, muddle, misconstrue, mistake, fluster, obscure, perplex, cloud.
crimp, catch, counter, hamper, beat, bottleneck, fetter, paralyze, encumber, impair, bar, burden, block, foil, hinder, inhibit, restrict, complicate, delay, oppose, clog, curb, mire, snarl, snag, cramp, dam, impede, brake, interrupt, entangle, jam, thwart, constrain, foul, tangle, cripple, drag, obstruct, defeat, plug, stop, congest, frustrate, hamstring, check, constipate, choke, stay, handicap, deter, restrain, bung, resist, entrap, detain.
amaze, nonplus, muddle, get, confuse, stump, dumbfound, puzzle, mystify, bewilder.
defy, checkmate, stymie. deepen, stump. defeat. •confuse
flummox, bewilder, get.
•Other relevant words:
get, mystify, beat, cross, stupefy, scotch, stymie, gravel, vex, checkmate, defy, deepen, bewilder, puzzle, pose, bilk, regulate, nonplus, defeat, spoil, baffle board, foil, cut the ground from under, amaze, dumbfound, flummox, stump.
Usage examples for baffle
Beyond and after this, I might add, but for its too great length, the indisputable testimony of certain friends of mine as to inexplicable writings on locked slates and paper, the revelation of secrets, nay visible apparitions, and both records of the secret past and revelations of the still more secret future afterwards fulfilled,- to all which I cannot, as an honest man and a believer in human evidence, refuse to give a distinct testimony, even though conjurors perpetually baffle our confused judgment. – My Life as an Author by Martin Farquhar Tupper