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Definition of Confuse

Confuse

  1. Mixed; confounded.
  2. To mix or blend so that things can not be distinguished; to jumble together; to confound; to render indistinct or obscure; as, to confuse accounts; to confuse one's vision.
  3. To perplex; to disconcert; to abash; to cause to lose self-possession.

Confuse Quotations

As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action: you liberate a city by destroying it. Words are to confuse, so that at election time people will solemnly vote against their own interests.
Gore Vidal

If you can't convince them, confuse them. - Harry S Truman
If you can't convince them, confuse them.
Harry S Truman

One should not confuse the craving for life with endorsement of it.
Elias Canetti

A lot of words in English confuse the idea of life and electricity, like the word livewire.
Laurie Anderson

I never want to confuse people or go over their heads.
Wiz Khalifa
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Confuse Translations

confuse in Afrikaans is verwar
confuse in Danish is forvirre
confuse in Dutch is dooreenhalen, van zijn stuk brengen
confuse in French is permuter, confondre
confuse in German is verwechseln
confuse in Italian is scambiare
confuse in Latin is turbo, confundo
confuse in Portuguese is confunda
confuse in Spanish is trastrocar, equivocar
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