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Another word for confusion


Another word for confusion



    covered with confusion

Synonym Study

  • Muddle implies a snarled confusion resulting from mismanagement or incompetence they've made a muddle of the negotiations
  • Jumble suggests a confused mixture of dissimilar things his drawer was a jumble of clothing and books
  • Chaos implies total and apparently irremediable lack of organization the troops are in a state of chaos
  • Disorder and disarray imply a disturbance of the proper order or arrangement of parts the room was in disorder, her clothes were in disarray
  • Confusion suggests an indiscriminate mixing or putting together of things so that it is difficult to distinguish the individual elements or parts the hall was a confusion of languages