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Think things over in bed when perplexed (7)


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'perplexed' is the definition.
(similar in meaning)

'think things over in bed' is the wordplay.
'think things over' becomes 'muse' (I can't explain this - if you can you should believe this answer much more).
'in' is an insertion indicator.
'muse' inserted inside 'bed' is 'BEMUSED'.

'when' is the link.

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(Other definitions for bemused that I've seen before include "Dazed" , "Stupefied" , "Floored" , "In the course of puzzling" , "Puzzled" .)

I've seen this clue in The Globe and Mail.
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