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confuses

verb
present tense third-person singular of confuse

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2 to make (something) unclear to the understanding
  • stop confusing the issue with irrelevant facts

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3 to fail to differentiate (a thing) from something similar or related
  • a lot of people confuse popular fame with enduring achievement

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4 to throw into a state of self-conscious distress
  • she was confused by the shocking bluntness of his marriage proposal

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“Confuses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/confuses. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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