What does confusing mean?

Definitions for confusing
kənˈfyu zɪŋcon·fus·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confusingadjective

    causing confusion or disorientation

    "a confusing jumble of road signs"; "being hospitalized can be confusing and distressing for a small child"

  2. confusing, perplexing, puzzlingadjective

    lacking clarity of meaning; causing confusion or perplexity

    "sent confusing signals to Iraq"; "perplexing to someone who knew nothing about it"; "a puzzling statement"

Wiktionary

  1. confusingadjective

    difficult to understand; not clear as lacking order, chaotic etc

    Several sections in that book are really confusing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Confusing

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of confusing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of confusing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of confusing in a Sentence

  1. John Stemberger:

    We’re getting a confusing message from the Supreme Court, so I certainly hope they will take up the issue and provide some clarity.

  2. John Taylor:

    No one knows what you are doing, you can be out there talking all the time and thinking you're being transparent and just confusing things.

  3. Jen Kates:

    It has created a situation where it’s confusing to the public, even within states, if you live in one county you may have a different priority than if you live in another county.

  4. Stan Lee:

    The whole thing has been confusing to everyone, including Stan Lee and the fans, but I am now happy to be surrounded by those who want the best for me, i am thrilled to put the lawsuit behind me, get back to business with my friends and colleagues at POW ! and launch the next wave of amazing characters and stories !

  5. Melody Loveless:

    Matthew Palermo, an intern at Tech Kids Unlimited, told Fox News. Some experts say people with ASD may gravitate towards technology because of its predictability. We have a set of expectations of what happens when we click on this, right ? When I click on start, the menu should pop, when I X it out its going to do this. And life is not like that, life is just confusing and technology is predictable and so that can maybe help build confidence, give them more agency to maybe try things that they have n’t tried before in a safe technological space versus the outside world.

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