confusedness

Definitions of confusedness
  1. noun
    a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior
    synonyms: confusion, disarray, mental confusion, muddiness
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    disorientation
    confusion (usually transient) about where you are and how to proceed; uncertainty as to direction
    distraction
    mental turmoil
    daze, fog, haze
    confusion characterized by lack of clarity
    half-cock
    confusion resulting from lack of preparation
    jamais vu
    the experience of being unfamiliar with a person or situation that is actually very familiar; associated with certain types of epilepsy
    bafflement, befuddlement, bemusement, bewilderment, mystification, obfuscation, puzzlement
    confusion resulting from failure to understand
    perplexity
    trouble or confusion resulting from complexity
    culture shock
    a condition of disorientation affecting someone who is suddenly exposed to an unfamiliar culture or way of life or set of attitudes
    closed book, enigma, mystery, secret
    something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained
    maze, snarl, tangle
    something jumbled or confused
    dilemma, quandary
    state of uncertainty or perplexity especially as requiring a choice between equally unfavorable options
    type of:
    cognitive state, state of mind
    the state of a person's cognitive processes
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