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confusion

con·fu·sion

confusion

 
pronunciation:
kn fyu zhn
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part of speech: noun
definition: the act of confusing or state of being confused.
There was confusion in the computer lab when the power went out.
 
synonyms:
bewilderment
antonyms:
certainty, clarification
similar words:
bafflement, fluster, fog, jumble, mess, muddle
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The word confusion contains the following part:
fus Latin root that means to pour