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adjective     confused pronunciation in American English

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  1. 1
    unable to understand something or think clearly about it

    She was starting to feel a bit confused.

    confused about:

    I’m still a little confused about what happened.

    totally/utterly/thoroughly/hopelessly confused:

    Polly stared at him, totally confused.

    1. a.
      used for describing someone whose memory or mental powers are starting to fail
  2. 2
    complicated and not well organized or explained

    Their ideas were a bit confused.

    The situation is still fairly confused.

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     confusedly pronunciation in American English
/kənˈfjuzədli/ adverb
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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