crossword puzzlennoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(word puzzle in grid form with clues)
Many people enjoy the New York Times crossword puzzle.
jigsaw puzzle, picture puzzlennoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(image to be pieced together)
puzzle m, l.mn.
100-piece jigsaw puzzles are easy, but a 1000-piece jigsaw puzzle takes days to put together.
puzzle over [sth]vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
(try to solve or understand)
próbować rozwiązać ndk. + dk.
spróbować rozwiązać dk. + dk.
He puzzled over the equation for weeks before finally finding the solution.
puzzle over [sth]v
(be mystified by [sth])
rozmyślać nad ndk. + przyim.
Since he had been away for the summer, he was puzzled over his high utility bills.