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confused

/ (kənˈfjuːzd) /
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adjective

feeling or exhibiting an inability to understand; bewildered; perplexed
in a disordered state; mixed up; jumbled
lacking sufficient mental abilities for independent living, esp through old age

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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

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Derived forms of confused

confusedly (kənˈfjuːzɪdlɪ, -ˈfjuːzd-), adverbconfusedness, noun
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