Considering the enormity of this crisis, no administration would be able to manage the situation without some confusion or haste.
It permits him to see everything, everywhere, “from every angle, each standing clear, without any confusion or blending.”
Into this confusion, another so-called prophet, William Edson Jessop, is making a power play.
Part of the confusion, says Brezsny, is that the constellations and the zodiac names are the same.
There was confusion because our fathers were no longer going to work.
Sin, as such, has always been a source of confusion, not of progress.
Proclus was covered with confusion, but still seemed half incredulous.
There was a shuffling about, a confusion in the centre, a concentration of eyes.
Sidney arrived a little after six, and from that moment the confusion in the sick-room was at an end.
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.