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Part of the confusion has to do with the fact that the current phase in Europe — despite how bad it looks according to case numbers alone — has a different dynamic from the first phase.
THE NEW COVID-19 CASE SURGE IN EUROPE, EXPLAINEDJULIA BELLUZSEPTEMBER 17, 2020VOX
Instead, there is a lot of uncertainty and confusion about what is next.
MALALA YOUSAFZAI TELLS THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY: EDUCATION IS THE BEST WAY TO GUARD AGAINST FUTURE CRISESMICHAL LEV-RAM, WRITERSEPTEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
Part of the confusion around sealing any deal is the number of interested parties that TikTok’s parent company must satisfy.
TIKTOK PUSHING FORWARD WITH DEAL TO MEET LOOMING DEADLINEVERNE KOPYTOFFSEPTEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
A shortage of poll workers could mean “long lines, mass confusion and miscounted ballots.”
FACEBOOK LAUNCHES POLL WORKER RECRUITMENT PUSH IN THE NEWS FEEDTAYLOR HATMAKERSEPTEMBER 11, 2020TECHCRUNCH
However, since it might create confusion to have one jersey playing for both sides, they agree that the residents of two towns will combine forces to play against the third town’s residents.
CAN YOU REACH THE SUMMIT FIRST?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSSEPTEMBER 11, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Beneath your confusion, doubt, and fear lie two conflicting potentials.
BELIEVING IN MONSTERS: DAVID LIVINGSTONE SMITH ON THE SUBHUMAN - FACTS SO ROMANTICERIC SCHWITZGEBELSEPTEMBER 11, 2020NAUTILUS
That relatively recent possibility opened the door for confusion.
WHERE DO WE DRAW THE LINE BETWEEN LIFE AND DEATH?NANCY SHUTESEPTEMBER 6, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
That means helping people register and vote, clearing up confusion about how this election will work, and taking steps to reduce the chances of violence and unrest.
FACEBOOK AIMS TO MINIMIZE MISINFORMATION, WILL RESTRICT NEW POLITICAL ADS IN THE WEEK PRIOR TO THE ELECTIONRADMARYASEPTEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
It leads to public confusion, and you’re really putting state and local in a line of fire that’s not necessary.
AMERICA DOESN’T HAVE A COHERENT STRATEGY FOR ASYMPTOMATIC TESTING. IT NEEDS ONE.BY CAROLINE CHENSEPTEMBER 1, 2020PROPUBLICA
Others described confusion about the form itself and the information MTS is seeking.
MTS FREQUENTLY OVERRULES DOCTORS’ ORDERS ON REDUCED FARES FOR THE DISABLEDLISA HALVERSTADTAUGUST 31, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
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WORDS RELATED TO CONFUSION

  • break
  • confusion
  • disarray
  • disarticulation
  • disconnection
  • discontinuity
  • disengagement
  • dislocation
  • disorder
  • disorganization
  • disruption
  • disturbance
  • division
  • luxation
  • misplacement
  • move
  • movement
  • shift
  • unhinging
  • beating
  • comedown
  • confusion
  • debacle
  • disaster
  • drubbing
  • embarrassment
  • flight
  • hiding
  • overthrow
  • retreat
  • romp
  • ruin
  • shambles
  • shutout
  • thrashing
  • trashing
  • upset
  • vanquishment
  • walkover
  • washout
  • waxing
  • whipping
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