English adjective: confused
|1.||confused perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment|
|Samples||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.
|Synonyms||at sea, baffled, befuddled, bemused, bewildered, confounded, lost, mazed, mixed-up|
|2.||confused lacking orderly continuity|
|Samples||A confused set of instructions.|
A confused dream about the end of the world.
Disconnected fragments of a story.
|Synonyms||disconnected, disjointed, disordered, garbled, illogical, scattered, unconnected|
|Antonyms||coherent, consistent, logical, ordered|
|3.||confused having lost your bearings; confused as to time or place or personal identity|
|Samples||I frequently find myself disoriented when I come up out of the subway.|
The anesthetic left her completely disoriented.
|4.||confused thrown into a state of disarray or confusion|
|Samples||Troops fleeing in broken ranks.|
A confused mass of papers on the desk.
The small disordered room.
With everything so upset.
|Synonyms||broken, disordered, upset|
|5.||confused mentally confused; unable to think with clarity or act intelligently|
|Samples||The flood of questions left her bewildered and confused.|
|Similar||addlebrained, addled, addlepated, befogged, befuddled, befuddled, clouded, dazed, dazzled, muddled, muddleheaded, muzzy, puddingheaded, punch-drunk, silly, slaphappy, spaced-out, stunned, stupefied, stupid, trancelike, woolly, woolly-headed, wooly, wooly-minded|