Synonyms for Confused:

adj.

chaotic (adjective)
amorphous, anarchical, anarchistic, blurry, chaotic, deformed, disarrayed, disconnected, disorderly, embroiled, formless, frantic, frenzied, fuzzy, inchoate, incoherent, inconsistent, indefinite, indistinct, inexact, insane, irregular, lawless, lax, loose, messy, muddled, obscure, rambunctious, shapeless, tempestuous, tumultuous, undisciplined, uneven, unruly, wild, Disintegrated, out of control, cluttered, deranged, discomposed, disheveled, disordered, disorganized, jumbled, perturbed.
complex (adjective)
involved, knotted.
complicated (adjective)
complex, complicated, elaborate, intricate, involved, knotted, labyrinthine, perplexing, snarled, tangled, confounded.
disoriented mentally (adjective)
addled, at sea, baffled, befuddled, bewildered, dazed, disorganized, flustered, muddled, perplexed, perturbed, punch-drunk, slaphappy.
misinterpreted (adjective)
distorted, garbled, misread, misrepresented, misunderstood, twisted, misinterpreted, misquoted, deformed, mistaken.
mixed-up (adjective)
topsy-turvy.
mixed up, disordered (adjective)
blurred, chaotic, disarranged, disorderly, involved, jumbled, messy, miscellaneous, mistaken, misunderstood, out of order, snafu, snarled, topsy-turvy, untidy, Obscured.
pell-mell (adjective)
disarrayed.
perverted (adjective)
twisted.
uncertain (adjective)
ambivalent, arguable, changeable, contestable, controversial, debatable, deniable, disputable, insecure, moot, mysterious, precarious, questionable, tentative, uncertain, unconvinced, undecided, unsure, vague.
unintelligible (adjective)
incoherent.

n.

doubtful, foggy, spaced, at a loss (to do something), beside yourself, can't think straight. confusing, contorted, difficult, distinguished, higgledy-piggledy, incomprehensible, inextricable, miscellaneous, ordered, out of order, slovenly, snafu, topsy-turvy, unclear, untidy. clear, turbid, confusional, muddle-headed. helter-skelter, order, upside down. confused (noun)
addlebrained, addled, addlepated, at sea, baffled, befogged, befuddled, bemused, bewildered, broken, clouded, confounded, dazed, dazzled, disconnected, disjointed, disordered, disorganised, disorganized, disoriented, garbled, illogical, incoherent, lost, mazed, mixed-up, muddled, muddleheaded, muzzy, potty, puddingheaded, punch-drunk, scattered, silly, slaphappy, spaced-out, stunned, stupefied, trancelike, unconnected, unoriented, upset, woolly, woolly-headed, wooly, wooly-minded.
mentally ill (noun)
bipolar, certifiable, demented, depressed, hysterical, mad, diminished responsibility.

v.

complicated (verb)
entangled.
confused (verb)
baffled, clouded, flustered, mistaken, perplexed, Misconstrued, Mistook, Obscured.
deranged (verb)
agitated, blurred, botched, cluttered, confounded, deranged, disarranged, discomposed, disheveled, dislocated, disordered, disorganized, disturbed, fermented, jumbled, mislaid, misplaced, perturbed, rippled, roiled, roughened, ruffled, rumpled, scattered, scrambled, tousled, troubled, upset, Capsized, Churned, Displaced, Hashed, Meddled, Messed, Mussed, Rummaged, Tampered, Tossed, Tumbled, Whipped, Whisked, Convulsed, Swirled, mixed up muddled.
disordered (verb)
cluttered, disarranged, disordered, disorganized, scattered.
misinterpreted (verb)
deformed, distorted, garbled, misread, misrepresented, mistaken, misunderstood, twisted, Mistook, misinterpreted, misquoted.

Other synonyms:

foggy, higgledy-piggledy, hysterical, incomprehensible, spaced, unclear, confusional, muddle-headed. contorted, difficult, doubtful, helter-skelter, inextricable, topsy-turvy. upside down. turbid. addlebrained
addlebrained.
bewildered
bewildered.
mentally ill
bipolar, certifiable, demented, depressed, mad, diminished responsibility.
punch-drunk
punch-drunk.
puzzling
confusing.
Other relevant words:
addlebrained, addled, addlepated, at sea, befogged, befuddled, bemused, bewildered, bipolar, broken, certifiable, confusing, contorted, dazed, dazzled, demented, depressed, difficult, disjointed, disorganised, disoriented, distinguished, doubtful, foggy, helter-skelter, higgledy-piggledy, hysterical, illogical, incomprehensible, inextricable, lost, mad, mazed, miscellaneous, mixed-up, muddleheaded, muzzy, order, ordered, out of order, potty, puddingheaded, punch-drunk, silly, slaphappy, slovenly, snafu, spaced, spaced-out, stunned, stupefied, topsy-turvy, trancelike, turbid, unclear, unconnected, unoriented, untidy, woolly, woolly-headed, wooly, wooly-minded, upside down, confusional, muddle-headed.

Usage examples for confused

  1. Perhaps the silence confused him. – The Guilty River by Wilkie Collins
  2. I won't be hurried and I won't be interrupted- she says you were confused – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  3. Louis paused quite confused – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere