Confuse

Definition of Confuse

Con`fuse´
a.1.Mixed; confounded.
v. t.1.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.
[imp. & p. p. Confused ; p. pr. & vb. n. Confusing.]
2.To perplex; to disconcert; to abash; to cause to lose self-possession.
Nor thou with shadowed hint confuse
A life that leads melodious days.
- Tennyson.
Confused and sadly she at length replied.
- Pope.

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