confusion

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French confusion.

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Noun[edit]

confusion (usually uncountable, plural confusions)

  1. A lack of clarity or order.
  2. The state of being confused; misunderstanding.
  3. (obsolete) disgrace, shame

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin confusio, from verb confundo.

Noun[edit]

confusion f (plural confusions)

  1. confusion

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Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

confusion f (plural confusions)

  1. confusion

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

confusion f (oblique plural confusions, nominative singular confusion, nominative plural confusions)

  1. spread (act or instance of spreading)