noun. A disruption of awareness marked by amazement, a lack of cognitive or behavioral clarity, and confusion for place, individual, and time. Commonly referred to as mental confusion.

CONFUSION: "Mary's confusion ended up being credited to dehydration and low blood sugar."
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