Definitions of confusion:
- noun: a mistake that results from taking one thing to be another
Example: "He changed his name in order to avoid confusion with the notorious outlaw"
- noun: an act causing a disorderly combination of elements with identities lost and distinctions blended
Example: "The confusion of tongues at the Tower of Babel"
- noun: a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior
Example: "A confusion of impressions"
- noun: a feeling of embarrassment that leaves you confused
- noun: disorder resulting from a failure to behave predictably
Example: "The army retreated in confusion"
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