WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
con•fu•sion /kənˈfyuʒən/USA pronunciation n. [uncountable] bewilderment;
puzzlement:Imagine our confusion when I started teaching in the wrong room.
[often: in + ~] disorder; chaos;
upheaval: The army retreated in confusion.
lack of clearness or distinctness:Your writing suffers from too much confusion.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

confusion /kənˈfjuːʒən/ n
  1. the act of confusing or the state of being confused
  2. disorder; jumble
  3. bewilderment; perplexity
  4. lack of clarity; indistinctness
  5. embarrassment; abashment

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