Synonyms for Baffles:
flusters, mistakes, confuses, obscures, mixes up, perplexes, muddles, misconstrues, clouds.
hampers, stops, inhibits, frustrates, catches, clogs, chokes, curbs, impairs, crimps, opposes, thwarts, fetters, hinders, Cramps, plugs, counters, paralyzes, congests, complicates, impedes, restricts, constipates, interrupts, Delays, fouls, bungs, drags, resists, handicaps, brakes, jams, entangles, hamstrings, blocks, obstructs, burdens, constrains, snags, deters, mires, entraps, detains, tangles, stays, encumbers, restrains, snarls, dams, bottlenecks, cripples, bars, checks.
Usage examples for baffles
Creeping stealthily down as near as possible without being discovered, they simultaneously rushed upon the astonished animals; and the tragic scene of slaughter, mingled with melodramatic and comic incidents, that ensued, baffles all description. – Hudson Bay by R.M. Ballantyne