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Noun
The state of being bewildered or unclear in one's mind about something
“To teach a melange of faiths or none at all is to sow confusion in the minds of the young and deny our children that inner strength that comes from a clearly held belief.”
Noun
A situation of panic or disorder
“A certain distancing by the party leadership has left questions unanswered and added to confusion and panic in the republican movement.”
Noun
Uncertainty about what is happening, intended, or required
“There is much confusion over what actually happened on their game-winning drive.”
Noun
A disorderly jumble
“Wisdom derives from simplicity; decisions from not having a confusion of choices, and values from parental behaviour.”
Noun
The emotional state of being made self-consciously uncomfortable
“… thrown into speechless confusion by the wild accusations.”
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