Confiscates vs Confuscates - What's the difference?

confiscates | confuscates |


As verbs the difference between confiscates and confuscates

is that confiscates is (confiscate) while confuscates is (confuscate).

confiscates

English

Verb

(head)
  • (confiscate)

  • confiscate

    English

    Verb

    (confiscat)
  • To use one's authority to lay claim to and separate a possession from its holder.
  • In schools it is common for teachers to confiscate electronic games and other distractions.

    Synonyms

    * (take possession of)

    See also

    * confiscation

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (obsolete) confiscated; seized and appropriated by the government for public use; forfeit
  • * Shakespeare
  • Lest that your goods too soon be confiscate .
  • * Shakespeare
  • Thy lands and goods / Are, by the laws of Venice, confiscate / Unto the state of Venice.
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    confuscates

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (confuscate)

  • confuscate

    English

    Verb

  • To confuse, confound, or perplex.
  • To complicate; to cause confusion.
  • Synonyms

    * (confuse) confusticate