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Synonyms for mix-up
ˈmɪksˌʌpmix-up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confusion, mix-upverb

    a mistake that results from taking one thing to be another

    "he changed his name in order to avoid confusion with the notorious outlaw"

    Synonyms:
    confusedness, confusion, mental confusion, discombobulation, muddiness, disarray

  2. jumble, confuse, mix upverb

    assemble without order or sense

    "She jumbles the words when she is supposed to write a sentence"

    Synonyms:
    discombobulate, throw, confound, mingle, bedevil, mix up, confuse, jumble, scramble, throw together, flurry, blur, obnubilate, disconcert, obscure, befuddle, stump, put off, fox, fuddle

  3. stump, mix upverb

    cause to be perplexed or confounded

    "This problem stumped her"

    Synonyms:
    stomp, jumble, stamp, confuse, stump, mix up

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "mix-up":

    confusion, misunderstanding, mistake, error

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How to use mix-up in a sentence?

  1. Ashwani Lohani:

    It also eliminates the possibility of mix-up: a non-veg meal getting served to a vegetarian passenger, as it had happened a few times in the past.

  2. Ronn Torossian:

    The brand which will suffer the most from Steve Harvey’s gaffe at the Miss Universe contest is Steve Harvey, what a terrible mistake. Viewers seemed to agree. They took to Twitter to poke fun at the Family Feud host's mix up. — Olivia Jansen( @OliviaJansen95) December 21, 2015 — Lauren Vizza( @laurenmvizza) December 21, 2015 — Greg Johnson( @TornadoGreg) December 21, 2015 However, Alec Shankman, head of alternative programming digital media at Abrams Artists Agency, believe there will be no long-term impact on Harvey's career.

  3. Vladimir Putin:

    It’s ridiculous to put us on the same [ sanctions ] list as North Korea and then ask for our help in imposing sanctions on North Korea, this is being done by people who mix up Australia with Austria.

  4. Mandela Barnes:

    I obviously know that every White voter in the state of Wisconsin is not the same, if I were to mix up a dairy cow and a beef cattle, they would get me out of here so fast. They will look at me like I'm unfit for office. Well, we're talking about actual Black people, the Latinx community, Asian communities, and( other candidates) go out and have these conversations, like,' Oh, I'm learning so much.' The campaign is not the time to learn. You should learn this stuff before you think it is appropriate for you to represent these people.

  5. AiR:

    Success is not Happiness, Happiness is Success. Those who mix up the two, end their life in a Mess!


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