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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to confusion:   (257 results)

Often used in the same context:
misunderstanding, ambiguity, uncertainty, uneasiness, consternation, chaos, unease, angst, disquiet, perplexity, miscommunication, anxiety, nervousness, misinterpretation, controversy, tension, indecision, apprehension, panic, disagreement, discord, puzzlement, hullabaloo, dissension, frustration, pandemonium, unhappiness, uproar, vagueness, disharmony, kerfuffle, bafflement, disorganization, misinformation, mistrust, bewilderment, inconsistency, commotion, acrimony, mixup, disorientation, ambivalence, rumpus, furore, anguish, distrust, ruckus, mayhem, awkwardness, discontentment, furor, disunity, anxiousness, cautiousness, rancor, disarray, brouhaha, scepticism, snafu, aggravation, indecisiveness, friction, mystification, murkiness, grumbling, quandary, hysteria, skepticism, despondency, discrepancies, disgruntlement, controversary, wrangles, trepidation, bedlam, hullaballoo, animosity, excitement, antagonism, misperception, resentment, cognitive dissonance, hubbub, headaches, disaffection, discomfiture, unfamiliarity, annoyance, duplication, strife, skittishness, discomfort, misgivings, unawareness, bemusement, anger, fuss, dissatisfaction, hesitancy, queasiness, dissonance, ruction, embarrassment, discouragement, insecurity, incoherence, misapprehension, demoralization, estrangement, revulsion, turmoil, alienation, covariate, exponent, fewest, alignment, anticompetitive, apathy, astigmatic, determinate, disclosure, fewer, foregoing, happiness, hg, lh, multiplication, multiplicity, nonterminal, nr, organism

More specific:
babel, bafflement, bedlam, befuddlement, bemusement, bewilderment, bluster, chaos, daze, demoralization, disorientation, distraction, fog, half-cock, haze, hugger-mugger, jamais vu, mumbo jumbo, mystification, obfuscation, pandemonium, perplexity, puzzlement, topsy-turvydom, topsy-turvyness

Appears in the definition of:
., acute brain disorder, acute organic brain syndrome, babel, bafflement, bedlam, befuddlement, bemusement, bewilderment, bluster, broken, buzz, chaos, clear, clear up, confused, confusing, consternate, crystalise, crystalize, crystallise, crystallize, daze, delirium, demoralisation, demoralization, derange, deuce, devil, dickens, discombobulated, disconcerted, disordered, disorganisation, disorganization, disorientation, elucidate, enlighten, flustered, fog, garboil, half-cock, haze, helter-skelter, hot and botheredp, hugger-mugger, illuminate, malaprop, malapropism, mess, messiness, mired, misstep, mumbo jumbo, muss, mussiness, mystification, obfuscation, pandemonium, pell-mell, perplexed, perplexing, perplexity, perturb, perturbed, porphyria, puzzlement, puzzling, ransacking, rattled, red-green color blindness, red-green colour blindness, red-green dichromacy, rummage, shed light on, snafu, sort out, straighten out, throw out of kilter, topsy-turvydom, topsy-turvyness, tumult, tumultuousness, unperplexed, unresolvable, uproar, upset, yellow-blue color blindness, yellow-blue dichromacy

More general:
cognitive state, disorder, embarrassment, error, fault, mistake, state of mind

confounding, disarray, discombobulation, mental confusion, mix-up

Also try:
— Adjectives for confusion: much, great, such, considerable, mental, general, utter, more, wild, possible, greatest, more...

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