Synonyms of confusion in English:

confusion


See definition of confusion

noun

1‘there seems to be some confusion about which system does what’

SYNONYMS
uncertainty, lack of certainty, unsureness, indecision, hesitation, hesitancy, scepticism, doubt, ignorance
rare dubiety, incertitude
ANTONYMS

certainty

2‘she looked about her in confusion’

SYNONYMS
bewilderment, bafflement, perplexity, puzzlement, mystification, stupefaction, disorientation, befuddlement, muddle
discomfiture, discomposure, shock, daze, devastation
wonder, wonderment, astonishment
informal bamboozlement, discombobulation
rare disconcertment, disconcertion

3‘your personal life seems to have been thrown into utter confusion’

SYNONYMS
disorder, disarray, disorganization, disorderliness, untidiness, chaos, mayhem, bedlam, pandemonium, madness, havoc, turmoil, tumult, commotion, disruption, upheaval, furore, frenzy, uproar, babel, hurly-burly, maelstrom, muddle, mess, shambles
a mare's nest, anarchy, entropy
informal hullabaloo, all hell broken loose, a madhouse
North American informal a three-ring circus
rare disarrangement
ANTONYMS

order

4‘a confusion of brown cardboard boxes’

SYNONYMS
jumble, muddle, mess, heap, tangle, entanglement, tumble, welter, litter, shambles