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mixed upadjective

us   /ˈmɪkst ˈʌp/
  • mixed up adjective (CONFUSED)

temporarily confused: I just got mixed up, and thought she wanted us to come early.
  • mixed up adjective (INVOLVED)

involved, esp. with someone or something bad or dangerous: He was a great athlete at school, but he got mixed up with the wrong crowd and stopped training.
  • mixed up adjective (DISORDERED)

(of names, information, files, etc.) put into the wrong place or order, esp. when put where similar things belong: They got his records mixed up (= confused information about him with someone else's information).
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