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English definition of “mix sb/sth up”

mix sb/sth up

phrasal verb with mix     /mɪks/ verb
B2 to fail to recognize two people or things correctly by thinking that one person or thing is the other person or thing: People often mix us up because we look so similar . I think you're mixing me up with my sister .Confusion, confusing and feeling confused
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