Meaning of 淆

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Pinyin: xiáo
English Definition: confused and disorderly; mixed; Taiwan pr. [yao2]
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
混淆 hùn xiáo to obscure; to confuse; to mix up; to blur; to mislead
混淆视听 hùn xiáo shì tīng to obscure the facts (idiom); to mislead the public with prevarication and deliberate falsehoods
淆乱 xiáo luàn to confuse; to befuddle
混淆是非 hùn xiáo shì fēi to confuse right and wrong (idiom)
混淆黑白 hùn xiáo hēi bái to confuse black and white; to say that black is white; fig. not to distinguish right from wrong
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Example Sentences
These are not to be confused with spider veins.