Confuse and Clear up


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Confuse verb – To make (something) unclear to the understanding.
Usage example: stop confusing the issue with irrelevant facts

Clear up is an antonym for confuse in topics: mix up, bewilder someone.
Nearby Words: confusion, confusing, conflation
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Clear up verb – To make plain or understandable.
Usage example: a simple explanation cleared the matter up

Confuse is an antonym for clear up.
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