Confuse

English vocabulary and translations (See all)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

to confuse: to mix up, to mistake for; to perplex
verb
I often confuse one twin with the other, I can't remember which is which.

confusing: complicated, unclear, perplexing
adjective

confusion: doubt, uncertainty, opposite of clarity
noun

confused: uncertain, unclear, perplexed
adjective

Examples

  • "Bruno and Stink visited the Coliseum of Rome, the pyramids in Egypt, walked along the Great Wall of China and spent a confusing weekend in Amsterdam. Eventually, Bruno arrived in the jungles of the Amazon still hoping to find a cure for his Anosmia."
  • "Dr. Donna : When did you first start experiencing these feelings of confusion?"
  • "This is going to be confusing."
  • "Apparently we've just hired a new sales assistant, and I wonder if the drop in sales might have to do with him. His name's Spencer, and he has a confusing voice."
  • "I like to send people a stream - or should I say glacier - of passive-aggressive e-mails until the person becomes numb and confused and eventually falls into a frozen lake."
  • "I'm confused, I don't know what I want in life anymore."
  • "Bruno and Stink visited the Coliseum of Rome, the pyramids of Egypt, walked along the Great Wall of China and spent a confusing weekend in Amsterdam. Eventually, Bruno arrived in the jungles of the Amazon, hoping to find the cure for his Anosmia."
  • "Her accent both confuses and arouses me."
  • "Sorry for the confusion, I think I must have delayed jet lag or something."
  • "Delavigne and Stink visited the Coliseum of Rome, the pyramids of Egypt, walked along the Great Wall of China and spent a confusing weekend in Amsterdam. Eventually Bruno arrived in the jungles of the Amazon, still searching for the cure to his Anosmia."

Still having difficulties with 'Confuse'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Confuse'? Share it with us!