What does confused mean?

Definitions for confused
con·fused

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baffled, befuddled, bemused, bewildered, confounded, confused, lost, mazed, mixed-up, at sea(adj)

    perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment

    "obviously bemused by his questions"; "bewildered and confused"; "a cloudy and confounded philosopher"; "just a mixed-up kid"; "she felt lost on the first day of school"

  2. confused, disconnected, disjointed, disordered, garbled, illogical, scattered, unconnected(adj)

    lacking orderly continuity

    "a confused set of instructions"; "a confused dream about the end of the world"; "disconnected fragments of a story"; "scattered thoughts"

  3. confused, disoriented, lost(adj)

    having lost your bearings; confused as to time or place or personal identity

    "I frequently find myself disoriented when I come up out of the subway"; "the anesthetic left her completely disoriented"

  4. broken, confused, disordered, upset(adj)

    thrown into a state of disarray or confusion

    "troops fleeing in broken ranks"; "a confused mass of papers on the desk"; "the small disordered room"; "with everything so upset"

  5. confused(adj)

    mentally confused; unable to think with clarity or act intelligently

    "the flood of questions left her bewildered and confused"

Wiktionary

  1. confused(Adjective)

    chaotic, jumbled or muddled

  2. confused(Adjective)

    making no sense; illogical

  3. confused(Adjective)

    embarrassed

Webster Dictionary

  1. Confused

    of Confuse

Entomology

  1. Confused

    a marking with indefinite outlines: a running together as of lines and spots without definite pattern.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'confused' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4764

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'confused' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3579

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'confused' in Adjectives Frequency: #619

How to pronounce confused?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of confused in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of confused in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of confused in a Sentence

  1. Austin Rivers:

    Were literally trying to do real work on making the team better and every day I have to learn about a new media rock that has been turned over and they crawl out and tweet something and Im supposed to react. The The Rockets official wasnt the only one confused over the rumor. Paul The Rockets official wasnt responded to the story in an Instagram comment, saying : Damn ! Thats news to me.

  2. Bill Ainsworth:

    People are confused, worried and angry.

  3. Alan Batey:

    It could go either way, the vehicles are so different that when you get a customer into a Chevy showroom they're not going to be confused about which product they're looking at.

  4. Richard Shubik:

    I don't know what to say. I'm standing here representing the church, and I'm just as confused as most of you.

  5. Alex Azar:

    Infectious diseases don’t know any boundaries, we have mixed messages coming out from higher levels of government right now, and that really is unfortunate because that does get people confused – when you have mixed messages people who have their own agenda can always find one of those messages that agrees when them.

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