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  • as inconfused
  • as inmuddle-headed

synonyms for at sixes and sevens

  • baffled
  • befuddled
  • bewildered
  • dazed
  • disorganized
  • distracted
  • muddled
  • perplexed
  • perturbed
  • puzzled
  • abashed
  • addled
  • discombobulated
  • disconcerted
  • flummoxed
  • flustered
  • gone
  • misled
  • nonplussed
  • stumped
  • thrown
  • unscrewed
  • unzipped
  • woolly
  • at a loss
  • at sea
  • come apart
  • fouled-up
  • glassy-eyed
  • mixed up
  • not with it
  • out to lunch
  • punch-drunk
  • punchy
  • screwy
  • shook-up
  • shot to pieces
  • slaphappy
  • spaced out
  • taken aback
  • thrown off balance
  • unglued

antonyms for at sixes and sevens

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  • clear
  • composed
  • methodical
  • ordered
  • organized
  • oriented
  • separated
  • systematic
  • understanding
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    No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.
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    Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
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    A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.
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    They were eaten too quickly, in long gulps of four-and-twenty hours at a time.
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    He walked over to the table and mixed two tumblers of whiskey-and-soda, wondering why he had not thought of it before.
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    He paused, then mixed and drank another whiskey-and-soda, lit a cigarette, and resumed.
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    When the orange-and-red banner was actually replaced by the Stars and Stripes, many in the crowd shed tears.
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    The exhaust-valve is exactly as when it was put in, worked by a rack-and-tooth segment.
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