As verbs the difference between perplex and confuscate
is that perplex
is to cause to feel baffled; to while confuscate
is to confuse, confound, or perplex.
As an adjective perplex
is (obsolete) intricate; difficult.
To cause to feel baffled; to .
To involve; to entangle; to make intricate or complicated.
* John Locke
(obsolete) To plague; to vex; to torment.
- What was thought obscure, perplexed , and too hard for our weak parts, will lie open to the understanding in a fair view.
* See also
To confuse, confound, or perplex.
To complicate; to cause confusion.
* (confuse) confusticate