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puzzle noun

['p^ z.l] = /ˈpʌzəl/
  1. A puzzle is a difficult problem or game made by a person for other people to enjoy. To solve a puzzle, you usually need to think for a long time.
    The puzzles in the computer game were too difficult for me.
    The math teacher gave us an interesting puzzle as a homework assignment.
    He spent the evening solving crossword puzzles.