Melissa stared at Ali for a second, perplexed, and then turned back to Ian.
Sara Shepard -- Pretty Little Liars
Then she give me a real perplexed look,
Kathryn Stockett -- The Help
Michael shrugged, disoriented, perplexed.
Markus Zusak -- The Book Thief
The danger is here, for two men are not as lonely and perplexed as one.
John Steinbeck -- The Grapes of Wrath
She seemed genuinely perplexed by his lack of enthusiasm.
Nicholas Sparks -- A Walk to Remember
I’m perplexed by her amusement until I realize that with the Careers’ stores eliminated, she might actually stand a chance.
Suzanne Collins -- The Hunger Games
...mystic and marvelous surprises that will entrance, delight, intrigue, astonish, and perplex you beyond measure.
Roald Dahl -- Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
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One of the consequences of all these things was that Jurgis was no longer perplexed when he heard men talk of fighting for their rights.
Upton Sinclair -- The Jungle
they were perplexing to reflect upon,—insoluble mysteries both.
Charles Dickens -- Great Expectations
The two men stood on the landing perplexed.
H.G. Wells -- The Invisible Man
He scratched his head with a perplexed air,
Mark Twain -- The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
My parents were deeply grieved and perplexed.
Helen Keller -- Story of My Life
Now Kino’s face was perplexed and worried.
John Steinbeck -- The Pearl
Then as is the nature of folk that are thoroughly perplexed, they began to grumble at the hobbit, blaming him for what had at first so pleased them:
J.R.R. Tolkien -- The Hobbit
D seemed truly perplexed, which probably saved my life.
Rick Riordan -- The Titan’s Curse
He vividly recalled those old doubts and perplexities,
Fyodor Dostoyevsky -- Crime and Punishment
The thing perplexes me altogether.
Henrik Ibsen -- A Doll’s House
He seemed to find this case very perplexing,
Willa Cather -- My Antonia
I pondered a moment in sore perplexity.
Herman Melville -- Bartleby, the Scrivener: a Story of Wall Street
I was in deep perplexity, because I knew that the teacher would demand of me at least two names, and I had only one.
Booker T. Washington -- Up From Slavery: An Autobiography
It was a perplexing puzzle,
Mark Twain -- The Prince and The Pauper
And while he was waiting he looked at the counsellors who stood behind the chief, and he saw too that they were frowning and perplexed, and that for this matter there was no counsel that they could give at all.
Alan Paton -- Cry, the Beloved Country
Phoebe loved no riddles, and would have been glad to escape the perplexity of this one.
Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The House of the Seven Gables
He was a little country boy, and this village was to him a very strange and perplexing place, where people wore fine clothes and had hard hearts.
Willa Cather -- O Pioneers!
exclaimed Alice, looking about in great perplexity, as first one round head, and then the other, rolled down from her shoulder, and lay like a heavy lump in her lap.
Lewis Carroll -- Through the Looking-Glass
all our house in a great perplexity; yet did not this cruel-hearted cur shed one tear.
William Shakespeare -- The Two Gentlemen of Verona
In the daytime it is tiresome and perplexing.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- The Yellow Wallpaper
(More perplexed than ever)
Thornton Wilder -- Our Town
Bathsheba regarded him with round-eyed perplexity.
Thomas Hardy -- Far from the Madding Crowd
Jason continued to appear perplexed and said, "I really don’t know what you are talking about."
Jim Stovall -- The Ultimate Gift
Here, Master Doctor, in perplexity and doubtful dilemma.
William Shakespeare -- The Merry Wives of Windsor
(perplexed) Why? What did I say?
Athol Fugard -- Master Harold...and the Boys
Thorolf looked at Christopher, perplexed.
Katherine Applegate -- Everworld - Search For Senna
When I woke in the morning, I was hungry, but I did not think first of my hunger for my heart was perplexed and confused.
Stephen Vincent Benét -- By the Waters of Babylon
You see, it perplexed me that the Divergent were immune to the serum that I developed,
Veronica Roth -- Divergent
Jean Louise looked around at a sea of perplexed faces; she could spot guilty parties easily on public occasions, but she was met with blank astonishment on all sides.
Harper Lee -- Go Set a Watchman
"You put his patterns in chronological order?" my mother asks, perplexed.
Colleen Hoover -- Slammed
He was completely perplexed.
James Dashner -- The Scorch Trials
The pilot turned her head to face Mark, who stared back, perplexed.
James Dashner -- The Kill Order
She balls up the soiled napkins and I think she’s about to go at the tabletop with her bare arm, and I’m watching the whole thing, slightly perplexed.
Gayle Forman -- Where She Went
He smiled sympathetically at Mae, but with a raised eyebrow, as if there was something about Mae that was perplexing him, something he couldn’t put his finger on.
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
We watched her go, slightly perplexed.
Ransom Riggs -- Hollow City
I looked at him, disgusted and perplexed.
Piper Kerman -- Orange Is the New Black
He looked at me closely and was clearly perplexed.
Bryan Stevenson -- Just Mercy
As I stared in perplexity, the first boa was joined by a second one, also waving furiously, and both boas began to move slowly along, parallel to the crest of the esker.
Farley Mowat -- Never Cry Wolf
I was perplexed as to what I should do.
Chang-rae Lee -- A Gesture Life
Kai froze with a look of mild perplexity, and Cinder thought with a jolt that she’d succeeded—had she just used her Lunar gift?