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Synonyms for confounding

Verb

1. confuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confound, discombobulate, be
usage: be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly; "These questions confuse even the experts"; "This question completely threw me"; "This question befuddled even the teacher"
2. confuse, confound, mistake, misidentify
usage: mistake one thing for another; "you are confusing me with the other candidate"; "I mistook her for the secretary"

Adjective

1. confounding, contradictory, unsupportive (vs. supportive)
usage: that confounds or contradicts or confuses
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