from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Being unable to think with clarity or act with understanding and intelligence.
- adj. Lacking logical order or sense: a confused set of instructions.
- adj. Chaotic; jumbled: a confused mass of papers on the floor.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. chaotic, jumbled or muddled
- adj. making no sense; illogical
- adj. embarrassed
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of confuse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. same as confounded.
- adj. lacking orderly continuity.
- adj. thrown into disorder.
- adj. having lost one's bearings physically or mentally.
- adj. not marked by fine distinctions.
- adj. causing bafflement and confusion.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Lacking orderly arrangement of parts; involved; disordered.
- In entomology, tending to become united in one mass, as parts of a jointed organ: as, antennæ with confused outer joints.
- In logic, indistinct: applied especially to an idea whose parts are not clearly distinguished. See clear, a., 6, and distinct.
- Perplexed; embarrassed; disconcerted.
- Synonyms Indiscriminate, indistinct, intricate, deranged.
- Mystified, bewildered, flurried, abashed, discomposed, agitated, mortified.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having lost your bearings; confused as to time or place or personal identity
- adj. lacking orderly continuity
- adj. perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment
- adj. mentally confused; unable to think with clarity or act intelligently
- adj. thrown into a state of disarray or confusion
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