confusedly


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con·fused

 (kən-fyo͞ozd′)
adj.
1. Being unable to think with clarity or act with understanding and intelligence.
2.
a. Lacking logical order or sense: a confused set of rules.
b. Chaotic; jumbled: a confused mass of papers.

con·fus′ed·ly (-fyo͞o′zĭd-lē) adv.
con·fus′ed·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.confusedly - in a confused manner; "Queen Augusta wrote him an hysterical letter in which she confusedly sympathised with him"
Translations
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confusedly

[kənˈfjuːzɪdlɪ] ADVconfusamente

confusedly

advverwirrt; (= in disorder also)wirr; (= embarrassedly also)verlegen, betreten

confusedly

[kənˈfjuːzɪdlɪ] advconfusamente

confuse

(kənˈfjuːz) verb
1. to put in disorder. He confused the arrangements by arriving late.
2. to mix up in one's mind. I always confuse John and his twin brother.
3. to make puzzled. He completely confused me by his questions.
conˈfused adjective
1. mixed up. The message I received was rather confused.
2. mixed up in the mind. in a confused state of mind.
conˈfusedly (-zidli) adverb
conˈfusion (-ʒən) noun
References in classic literature ?
I led her toward Cleric's chair, the only comfortable one I had, questioning her confusedly.
said David, pressing his hand confusedly on his brow.
And it was she who found herself half confusedly retaining his hand in hers, until she dropped it with a blush.
It was confusedly present to me that I ought to place myself where he had stood.
He looked into several; they were mere rude shells, destitute of any species of furniture, except a heap of straw, foul with dirt, spread confusedly over the floor, which was merely the bare ground, trodden hard by the tramping of innumerable feet.
Then he sat up, pushing the body from him, and gazed at it, and then around him, confusedly.
My engagements at present," replied Willoughby, confusedly, "are of such a nature--that--I dare not flatter myself"--
With this intimation, and with the customary messages, the letter, abruptly and confusedly, came to an end.
He returned no reply, but it was evident that he heard what was said, and that he thought about it, however confusedly.
She had not quite finished dressing, for she had but one shoe on - the other was on the table near her hand - her veil was but half arranged, her watch and chain were not put on, and some lace for her bosom lay with those trinkets, and with her handkerchief, and gloves, and some flowers, and a prayer-book, all confusedly heaped about the looking-glass.
The fountains of human love and of faith in a divine love had not yet been unlocked, and his soul was still the shrunken rivulet, with only this difference, that its little groove of sand was blocked up, and it wandered confusedly against dark obstruction.
Further, to enable me to cast this variety of subjects somewhat into the shade, and to express my judgment regarding them with greater freedom, without being necessitated to adopt or refute the opinions of the learned, I resolved to leave all the people here to their disputes, and to speak only of what would happen in a new world, if God were now to create somewhere in the imaginary spaces matter sufficient to compose one, and were to agitate variously and confusedly the different parts of this matter, so that there resulted a chaos as disordered as the poets ever feigned, and after that did nothing more than lend his ordinary concurrence to nature, and allow her to act in accordance with the laws which he had established.