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1. confusion

noun. ['kənˈfjuːʒən'] disorder resulting from a failure to behave predictably.

Synonyms

  • demoralization
  • demoralisation
  • shemozzle
  • hugger-mugger
  • bluster
  • bedlam
  • disorder
  • topsy-turvydom
  • pandemonium
  • schemozzle
  • topsy-turvyness

Antonyms

  • understate
  • functional disorder
  • organic disorder
  • stability

Etymology

  • confusion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Mental Confusion

  • transfusion
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  • exclusion
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  • seclusion
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  • infusion
  • inclusion
  • diffusion
  • contusion
  • occlusion
  • delusion
  • collusion
  • illusion
  • allusion

Example sentences of the word mental-confusion


1. Noun Phrase
Headache, mental confusion and sweating are possible.

2. Noun Phrase
Other signs of dehydration during running can include blurry vision and mental confusion.

2. confusion

noun. ['kənˈfjuːʒən'] a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior.

Synonyms

  • distraction
  • fog
  • disarray
  • perplexity
  • muddiness
  • obfuscation
  • disorientation
  • confusedness
  • bewilderment
  • bemusement
  • state of mind
  • daze
  • mental confusion
  • jamais vu
  • cognitive state
  • befuddlement
  • half-cock
  • mystification
  • puzzlement
  • haze

Antonyms

  • uncertainty
  • sensitize
  • sensitise
  • natural object

Etymology

  • confusion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. confusion

noun. ['kənˈfjuːʒən'] an act causing a disorderly combination of elements with identities lost and distinctions blended.

Synonyms

  • compounding
  • combining
  • babel

Antonyms

  • outwardness
  • unconsciousness
  • inwardness
  • certainty

Etymology

  • confusion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. confusion

noun. ['kənˈfjuːʒən'] a mistake that results from taking one thing to be another.

Synonyms

  • mix-up
  • error
  • fault

Antonyms

  • show
  • tidiness
  • clarity
  • dryness

Etymology

  • confusion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. confusion

noun. ['kənˈfjuːʒən'] a feeling of embarrassment that leaves you confused.

Synonyms

  • discombobulation

Antonyms

  • overt
  • tidy

Etymology

  • confusion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. mental

adjective. ['ˈmɛntəl'] involving the mind or an intellectual process.

Synonyms

  • psychical
  • intellectual
  • noetic
  • psychological
  • psychogenic
  • psychic
  • rational

Antonyms

  • unchaste
  • immorality
  • immoral
  • dishonorable

Etymology

  • mental (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • mentalis (Latin)

7. mental

adjective. ['ˈmɛntəl'] affected by a disorder of the mind.

Antonyms

  • evil

Etymology

  • mental (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • mentalis (Latin)

8. mental

adjective. ['ˈmɛntəl'] of or relating to the chin or median part of the lower jaw.

Antonyms

  • unrighteous

Etymology

  • mental (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • mentalis (Latin)
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