Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Dora confuses the housekeeping; but we are not angry with Dora because she confuses the housekeeping.

We are angry with the housekeeping because it confuses Dora.

There is no necessity for this rule; it only confuses the pupil.

The pain-giving voice covers him as a garment and confuses him.

If I have got you mixed up, I beg pardon: you have changed positions so, it confuses me.

It is the disunion and doubt that so confuses him and drives him wild.

And every mile we make them follow us weakens them, separates them, confuses them.

The rule for selecting a method is, use the one which confuses you least.

I shall think over it; for all this, I confess, confuses my head somewhat.

He confuses Quiteva, the country, and the king, the Quiteva.