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mixed-up

[mikst-uhp] /ˈmɪkstˈʌp/
adjective
1.
completely confused or emotionally unstable:
a mixed-up teenager.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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Examples for mixed-up
  • And to think it all started with a gentle mouse, a bad-tempered duck and seven mixed-up dwarfs.
  • All that is completely mixed-up, because science does not proceed phenomenon by phenomenon.
  • Recall the poor mixed-up fly with legs where its antennae should be.
  • Note the distinct difference between the dense surface layer on the left and the mixed-up layer on the right.
British Dictionary definitions for mixed-up

mixed-up

adjective
1.
in a state of mental confusion; perplexed
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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