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- n. The state or quality of being confused
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A state of confusion.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being confused or disordered; want of order. distinctness, or clearness.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior
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WV: echami: A state of confusedness, such as one brought on by this CCC.
Any deceptiveness in our ideas derives from their confusedness and is the result of our misuse of freedom.
Opposite to confusedness of ideas is distinctness.
Random wandering around and being very disorientated due to extreme tiredness and general dazed and confusedness.
A larger-scale version of the sextet of spirits which closes act I, act IV moves with the quickness and confusedness of a full Mozartian concerted finale.
In general, causation is to be understood as an increase in distinctness on the part of the causally active substance, and an increase in confusedness on the part of the passively effected substance.
What now if another should say that “this same formlessness and confusedness of matter, was for this reason first conveyed under the name of heaven and earth, because out of it was this visible world with all those natures which most manifestly appear in it, which is ofttimes called by the name of heaven and earth, created and perfected?”
An eddying murmur filled my ears, and a strange, dumb confusedness descended on my mind.
Every careful reader has noticed the confusedness of Paul's mind and arguments.
For instance, here are some of the stories told me, taken from the life, and in all their native confusedness.