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. Jasmine Crockett:

    I wanted to be that shero who could assist people at a very confusing and difficult time, i went ahead and took that mantel.

  2. Abraar Karan:

    Right now, it's extremely confusing navigating the mask market ... there are no really great, cheap, affordable, scalable options that are reusable that also provide high filtration, that you can easily find, so, we're thinking about [delivering] a kit that includes a high-filtration mask and also may include some kind of a device that can help with the fit of other masks.

  3. Kip Fulbeck:

    It was bizarre and confusing being beaten up and called a 'Chinaman' when I was certain -- even told by my siblings and cousins -- that I wasn't Chinese.

  4. Yanzhong Huang:

    A lot of the suspected cases there should have been included with the confirmed cases, the numbers they were giving out were conservative, and this reflects how confusing, complex and chaotic the situation was.

  5. David Aronoff:

    It's confusing for us frontline health care workers, too.

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