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Synonyms for confusing
kənˈfyu zɪŋ

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  1. confusing(adj)

    causing confusion or disorientation

    "a confusing jumble of road signs"; "being hospitalized can be confusing and distressing for a small child"

    Synonyms:
    puzzling, perplexing

    Antonyms:
    clear, orientating, orienting

  2. confusing, perplexing, puzzling(adj)

    lacking clarity of meaning; causing confusion or perplexity

    "sent confusing signals to Iraq"; "perplexing to someone who knew nothing about it"; "a puzzling statement"

    Synonyms:
    puzzling, enigmatical, perplexing, enigmatic

    Antonyms:
    orientating, clear, orienting

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How to say confusing in sign language?

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#57101disconcerting
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How to use confusing in a sentence?

  1. Condoleezza Rice:

    This is just not a good thing. The world shouldn't get confusing messages from the United States of America.

  2. The Telegraph:

    We are innocent. We don't know why we've been arrested - we're getting different stories from different people. It was really confusing. Everyone was confused. They raided, rounded us up - there was about 80 to 100 people at this party, some of them were tourists. There were about 30 of them [police officers.] Our parents are doing what they can. It's really just trying to keep a good vibe until we know the outcome.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    I am sorry that this has been confusing to people and raised questions.

  4. Le Govic:

    Now there are many well known photographers who use the platform, but at the very beginning, there were many people who didn't know so much about photography, and these were the kind of people that I wanted to showcase, but on the other hand, it was also something confusing because there are too many images.

  5. Arizona Democratic:

    What we hear from startups is that they are facing a tough regulatory environment that is sometimes byzantine, confusing and expensive to comply with.


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