Definition of puzzle-headed in English:

puzzle-headed

adjective

  • Having a puzzled head; having confused ideas, bewildered.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Robin's Panegyrick. Originally from puzzle + head + -ed. In later use probably partly also from puzzle-head + -ed. Compare slightly later puzzle-pated.

Pronunciation

puzzle-headed

/ˈpʌzlˌhɛdɪd/