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synonyms for confusing

  • baffling
  • bewildering
  • complex
  • complicated
  • confounding
  • difficult
  • disconcerting
  • perplexing
  • upsetting
  • befuddling
  • blurring
  • disorienting
  • involved
  • mystifying
  • unsettling
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antonyms for confusing

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  • clear
  • easy
  • plain
  • simple
  • orderly
  • reassuring
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How to use confusing in a sentence

The patchwork of requirements and regulations can be legitimately frustrating and confusing to people.
DON’T HATE THE VACCINE TOURISTS, HATE THE VACCINE GAMEJEN KIRBYFEBRUARY 12, 2021VOX
This is a little confusing, because both grower Champagnes and house Champagnes can be named after individual people.
YOU SHOULD BE DRINKING GROWER CHAMPAGNEJORDAN MICHELMANFEBRUARY 11, 2021EATER
Of course, if the pilot has good visual cues of the world around them, any confusing sensations can be corrected.
THIS SURPRISINGLY COMMON FLIGHT ISSUE CONTRIBUTED TO KOBE BRYANT’S HELICOPTER CRASHROB VERGERFEBRUARY 11, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
What will be even more confusing is that some of the taxpayers may eventually have all or part of their stimulus payments seized, unlike those taxpayers whose payments have already been processed.
IRS MISTAKENLY TELLS TENS OF THOUSANDS OF TAXPAYERS THEY WON’T GET THEIR STIMULUS PAYMENTSMICHELLE SINGLETARYFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Here in Maryland, the state expanded eligibility and added vaccination sites without having enough vaccine to cover them, and state officials have offered conflicting and confusing advice about who can get it, and how.
GETTING A CORONAVIRUS VACCINE APPOINTMENT FILLS ME WITH DESPAIR. EVERY SEARCH ENDS IN FRUSTRATION, AND I’M AT A LOW POINT OF A LONG, DARK YEAR.MARLENE CIMONSFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Romney made a confusing reference to the proposal, suggesting that it says schools can hire 345,000 more teachers and construct new school buildings — which it doesn’t.
FIVE KEY MOMENTS FROM EDUCATION SECRETARY NOMINEE MIGUEL CARDONA’S CONFIRMATION HEARINGVALERIE STRAUSSFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Even for those that have broadband, the process has been so confusing that, in many families, more digitally savvy grandchildren are registering on behalf of their grandparents.
GETTING VACCINATED IS HARD. IT’S EVEN HARDER WITHOUT THE INTERNET.EILEEN GUOFEBRUARY 3, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
A confusing intersection along New York Avenue in Northeast Washington will be redesigned to make it safer, city officials said.
D.C. ACQUIRES ‘DAVE THOMAS CIRCLE’ ON NEW YORK AVENUE THROUGH EMINENT DOMAINDANA HEDGPETHFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A person looking for help for the first time may find it confusing, as I did, in part because there are not enough providers for the population that needs them.
CORONAVIRUS IS TESTING THOSE OF US WITH ANXIETY. WE NEED TO HAVE MENTAL HEALTH HELP AVAILABLE WHEN THE PANDEMIC ENDS.SARAH VANDER SCHAAFFJANUARY 30, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The action was at first a little confusing to Edna, but she soon lent herself readily to the Creole's gentle caress.
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WORDS RELATED TO CONFUSING

  • abstruse
  • bewildering
  • beyond one
  • confusing
  • difficult to understand
  • enigmatic
  • hard to understand
  • incomprehensible
  • mystifying
  • over one's head
  • perplexing
  • unclear
  • unfathomable
  • Gordian
  • byzantine
  • complex
  • confusing
  • convoluted
  • difficult
  • elaborate
  • high-tech
  • intricate
  • knotty
  • labyrinthine
  • mazy
  • muddled
  • sophisticated
  • tangled
  • tortuous
  • winding
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