- confused elderly,
- confused flour beetle,
Origin of confutation
Examples from the Web for confutation
Other examples in abundance, in confutation of his assumption, could no doubt be furnished.The Woman Who Dared|Epes Sargent
His confutation was a feeble performance, and contains nothing new.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
But there is yet another Reason, why I think it not to need a Confutation.
The only confutation which the report received, was the conduct of Mr Rainscourt.The King's Own|Captain Frederick Marryat
This is often said in our own country, and we need not say what we advance in its confutation.Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877|James Kennedy
mid-15c., from Latin confutationem (nominative confutatio), noun of action from past participle stem of confutare (see confute).