What does "Baffle" mean?
(n.) A defeat by artifice, shifts, and turns; discomfiture (v. i.) To practice deceit (v. i.) To struggle against in vain; as, a ship baffles with the winds (v. t.) To cause to undergo a disgraceful punishment, as a recreant knight (v. t.) To check by perplexing; to disconcert, frustrate, or defeat; to thwart (v. t.) To check by shifts and turns; to elude; to foil
Synonyms beat, get, cross, spoil, thwart, foil, queer, puzzle, gravel, regulate, perplex, flummox, amaze, scotch, bewilder, bilk, trounce, nonplus, frustrate, stupefy, mystify, dumbfound, stupify, baffle board