Meaning of “baffle” in the English Dictionary

"baffle" in British English

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baffleverb [ T ]

uk /ˈbæf.əl/ us /ˈbæf.əl/
bafflement
noun [ U ] uk /ˈbæf.əl.mənt/ us /ˈbæf.əl.mənt/
baffling
adjective uk /ˈbæf.lɪŋ/ us /ˈbæf.lɪŋ/

I found what he was saying completely baffling.

(Definition of “baffle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"baffle" in American English

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baffleverb [ T ]

us /ˈbæf·əl/

to cause someone to be unable to understand or explain something:

Even his friends were baffled by his behavior.
baffling
adjective us /ˈbæf·lɪŋ/

a baffling mystery

(Definition of “baffle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)