But the confusion points to more serious problems with how our society thinks about both sex and soldiering.
It permits him to see everything, everywhere, “from every angle, each standing clear, without any confusion or blending.”
Let me clear up the confusion caused by the English language and its religious history.
“There does seem to be a lot of confusion about whether or not I'm joking, which is just amazing to me,” he said.
Putin may very well be the last optimist left in the country, which is facing a time of confusion and disappointment.
Sin, as such, has always been a source of confusion, not of progress.
The confusion on board of the "escaped" vessel may be imagined.
There was a shuffling about, a confusion in the centre, a concentration of eyes.
He could be struck with the sword, and perhaps in the confusion, an escape would be possible.
Not unnaturally with this confusion there were doubts about her marriage.
late 13c., "overthrow, ruin," from Old French confusion (11c.) "disorder, confusion, shame," from Latin confusionem (nominative confusio) "a mingling, mixing, blending; confusion, disorder," noun of action from confundere "to pour together," also "to confuse" (see confound). Sense of "a putting to shame" (a sort of mental "overthrow") is late 14c. in English, while that of "mental perplexity" is from 1590s.
confusion con·fu·sion (kən-fyōō'zhən)
Impaired orientation with respect to time, place, or person; a disturbed mental state.