quizzical

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quizzical

adjective
quiz·​zi·​cal | \ ˈkwi-zi-kəl \
1 comically quaint
2 : mildly teasing or mocking
3 : expressive of puzzlement, curiosity, or disbelief raised

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Bob has always been quizzical about double letters in words. The short vowel is the cause since we don’t want to pronounce it qu-eye-zical.

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