Definition of 'confused'
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They looked very confused and swiftly tried to give me the brush off. The Sun (2011) People get really confused by why people are generous and loving. The Sun (2006)This only becomes dangerous when reality and fantasy get confused. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The trouble is that some of these messages become confused. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)They are confused because their situation is confused and confusing. MANAGING IN TURBULENT TIMES (1980)Who stuff their feelings and wear confused fake smiles. Christianity Today (2000)The dogs come back and they look equally confused. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No one knows what is happening and when people are confused they go to gold. The Sun (2010)Everyone has become confused about what to eat. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Many people remain confused and sceptical about how the proposals will improve care for patients. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Continue to keep things to yourself and they will only become more confused. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Instead they stare ahead with confused looks on their faces. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It then recovered and that confused people. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You may not feel able to tell your parents but may well be left with a jumble of confused feelings. The Sun (2010)The situation is a confused mess. The Sun (2008)When you are dealing with multiple agencies and many different people you may get confused and forget who said what to whom. The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)The first two of these are well known although often confused - animal rights and animal welfare. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)The corporation has often become confused about its role in British public life. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We British have become increasingly confused as to the status of inquiries and judgments delivered by official bodies. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Together with her emotional setback, the ambiguity of her political position left her feeling confused and miserable. DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)It's a very confused situation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I've become increasingly confused about all the different recycling advice, especially on plastic products. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'confused'
British English: confused /kənˈfjuːzd/ ADJECTIVE
If you are confused, you do not know what to do or you do not understand what is happening.
People are confused about what they should eat to stay healthy.
- American English: confused
- Arabic: مُرْتَبِك
- Brazilian Portuguese: confuso
- Chinese: 困惑的
- Croatian: zbunjen
- Czech: zmatený
- Danish: forvirret
- Dutch: verward
- European Spanish: confundido
- Finnish: sekava
- French: confus
- German: verwirrt
- Greek: μπερδεμένος
- Italian: confuso
- Japanese: 当惑した
- Korean: 당황한
- Norwegian: forvirret
- Polish: zdezorientowany
- European Portuguese: confuso
- Romanian: confuz
- Russian: спутанный
- Spanish: confundido
- Swedish: förvirrad
- Thai: ที่สับสน
- Turkish: kafası karışık
- Ukrainian: розгублений
- Vietnamese: bối rối
Definition of confused from the Collins English Dictionary
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