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confuse

verb [T]  /kənˈfjuz/ us  
to cause someone to feel uncertain or unclear, or to make something difficult to understand: You’re confusing me – please repeat the directions more slowly. Someone who confuses one thing with another thinks the first thing is the second: You’re confusing me with my sister – she’s the one who moved to Colorado.
confusable
adjective, noun [C] /kənˈfju·zə·bəl/
confused
adjective  /kənˈfjuzd/ us  
Her confused reaction is understandable.
confusing
adjective  /kənˈfju·zɪŋ/ us  
The directions were confusing, and I got lost.
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