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confusion

see definition of confusion
  • noundisorientation
  • noundisoriented state
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Synonyms for confusion

noun disorientation
  • bewilderment
  • disorientation
  • distraction
  • embarrassment
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • abashment
  • agitation
  • befuddlement
  • bemusement
  • chagrin
  • commotion
  • demoralization
  • discomfiture
  • dither
  • flap
  • fluster
  • lather
  • perplexity
  • perturbation
  • pother
  • puzzlement
  • stew
  • tumult
  • abashing
  • addling
  • befuddling
  • blurring
  • cluttering
  • confounding
  • disarranging
  • discomfiting
  • disturbing
  • dumbfounding
  • embarrassing
  • embroiling
  • mixup mystification
  • obscuring
  • perplexing
  • stirring up
  • tangling
  • unsettling
  • upsetting

Antonyms for confusion

  • calm
  • peace
  • calmness
  • happiness
  • clarity
  • composure
  • method
  • order
  • organization
  • orientation
  • sense
  • system
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Pandora's box

noun. evils that are hidden
  • can of worms
  • confusion
  • evil
  • hornet's nest
  • ill
  • snake in the grass
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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