Confusing vs Confusable - What's the difference?

confusing | confusable |


As adjectives the difference between confusing and confusable

is that confusing is difficult to understand; not clear as lacking order, chaotic etc while confusable is able to be confused.

As a verb confusing

is .

As a noun confusable is

a word or phrase that is easily confused with another.

confusing

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • difficult to understand; not clear as lacking order, chaotic etc
  • Several sections in that book are really confusing .

    Verb

    (head)
  • confusable

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Able to be confused.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A word or phrase that is easily confused with another