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confusing

adjective

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confusing

verb
present participle of confuse

Synonyms & Antonyms of confusing (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Confusing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/confusing. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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