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One entry found for confuse.
Main Entry: con·fuse
Pronunciation: kschwan-primarystressfyüz
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): con·fused; con·fus·ing
1 a : to make mentally foggy or uncertain : PERPLEX <the complicated problem confused us> b : to cause to be embarrassed or upset : DISCONCERT
2 : to make unclear : BLUR <stop confusing the issue>
3 : to make disordered : JUMBLE <his motives were hopelessly confused>
4 : to fail to tell apart <teachers always confused the twins>
- con·fused·ly /-primarystressfyüz(-schwa)d-lemacron/ adverb
- con·fus·ing·ly /-primarystressfyü-zieng-lemacron/ adverb

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