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confuses, 3rd person singular present; confused, past tense; confused, past participle; confusing, present participle;
  1. Cause (someone) to become bewildered or perplexed
    • - past and present blurred together, confusing her still further
  2. Make (something) more complex or less easy to understand
    • - the points made by the authors confuse rather than clarify the issue
  3. Identify wrongly; mistake
    • - a lot of people confuse a stroke with a heart attack
    • - purchasers might confuse the two products

  1. mistake one thing for another; "you are confusing me with the other candidate"; "I mistook her for the secretary"
  2. be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly; "These questions confuse even the experts"; "This question completely threw me"; "This question befuddled even the teacher"
  3. cause to feel embarrassment; "The constant attention of the young man confused her"
  4. jumble: assemble without order or sense; "She jumbles the words when she is supposed to write a sentence"
  5. make unclear, indistinct, or blurred; "Her remarks confused the debate"; "Their words obnubilate their intentions"
  6. (confused) baffled: perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment; "obviously bemused by his questions"; "bewildered and confused"; "a cloudy and confounded philosopher"; "just a mixed-up kid"; "she felt lost on the first day of school"
  7. Confusion (from Latin confusĭo, -ōnis, noun of action from confundere "to pour together", also "to confuse") of a pathological degree usually refers to loss of orientation (ability to place oneself correctly in the world by time, Citing: Dorland's Medical Dictionary for Health Consumers. ...
  8. (Confused (song)) "Confused" is a song by Tevin Campbell, released as the seventh single from his debut album T.E.V.I.N. on October 29, 1992.
  9. ConFusion is an annual science fiction convention organized by the Stilyagi Air Corps and its parent organization, the Ann Arbor Science Fiction Association. Commonly, it is held the third weekend of January. ...
  10. (Confusion (cryptography)) In cryptography, confusion and diffusion are two properties of the operation of a secure cipher which were identified by Claude Shannon in his paper Communication Theory of Secrecy Systems, published in 1949.
  11. (Confusion (ELO song)) "Confusion" is the second song from the 1979 Electric Light Orchestra album Discovery. It features acoustic guitar and vocoder.
  12. (Confusion (single)) "Confusion" is a single released by British group New Order in August 1983 with the catalogue number Fac 93. The catalogue number given here is for the UK version. For other countries, see Retrieved 6 August 2009 It was the follow-up to their massive club hit "Blue Monday". ...
  13. To thoroughly mix; to confound; to disorder; To rout; discomfit; To mix up; to puzzle; to bewilder; To make uneasy and ashamed; to embarrass; To mistake one thing for another
  14. (confused) chaotic, jumbled or muddled; making no sense; illogical; embarrassed
  15. (confusing) difficult to understand; not clear as lacking order, chaotic etc
  16. (confusion) A lack of clarity or order; The state of being confused; not understanding
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  23. (Confusion) A state in which a person is bewildered, perplexed, or unable to self-orient.
  24. (confusion) A mental state in which one is not thinking clearly.
  25. (Confusion) A state of bewilderment, or disorientation.