throw into confusion

  • 1 throw into confusion — index agitate (perturb), confound, confuse (bewilder), confuse (create disorder), discompose …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 throw into confusion — cause chaos, cause disorder …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 3 throw into — phr verb Throw into is used with these nouns as the object: ↑armchair, ↑bin, ↑confusion, ↑disarray, ↑disorder, ↑doubt, ↑frenzy, ↑jail, ↑panic, ↑prison, ↑recession, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 4 confusion — n. 1) to cause, create confusion 2) to clear up confusion 3) confusion arises; reigns 4) to throw into confusion (their unexpected arrival threw our plans into confusion) 5) complete, general, utter confusion 6) a scene; state of confusion (it… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 5 throw — Synonyms and related words: abandon, addle, agitate, amaze, apply, assume, baffle, bake, bamboozle, be confined, be sick, bear, bear a child, bear young, beat, bend, bewilder, blow, blow down, blow over, boggle, bounce, bowl, bowl down, bowl over …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 6 throw — [thrō] vt. threw, thrown, throwing [ME throwen, to twist, wring, hurl < OE thrawan, to throw, twist, akin to Ger drehen, to twist, turn < IE base * ter , to rub, rub with turning motion, bore > THRASH, THREAD, Gr teirein, L terere, to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 throw — throw1 W1S1 [θrəu US θrou] v past tense threw [θru:] past participle thrown [θrəun US θroun] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(throw a ball/stone etc)¦ 2¦(put something carelessly)¦ 3¦(push roughly/violently)¦ 4¦(make somebody fall)¦ 5¦(move hands/head etc)¦ 6¦(confuse …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 throw — 1 verb past threw past participle thrown 1 THROW A BALL/STONE ETC (I, T) to make an object such as a ball move quickly through the air by moving your hand quickly: throw sth at/to/towards etc: Someone threw a stone at the car. | Cromartie throws… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 throw — throw1 [ θrou ] (past tense threw [ θru ] ; past participle thrown [ θroun ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 send object through air ▸ 2 put quickly & carelessly ▸ 3 move (someone/something) suddenly ▸ 4 be forced to go to place ▸ 5 look etc. in direction ▸ 6… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 throw — [[t]θro͟ʊ[/t]] ♦♦ throws, throwing, threw, thrown 1) VERB When you throw an object that you are holding, you move your hand or arm quickly and let go of the object, so that it moves through the air. [V n prep/adv] He spent hours throwing a tennis …

    English dictionary

  • 11 throw — I UK [θrəʊ] / US [θroʊ] verb Word forms throw : present tense I/you/we/they throw he/she/it throws present participle throwing past tense threw UK [θruː] / US [θru] past participle thrown UK [θrəʊn] / US [θroʊn] *** 1) [intransitive/transitive]… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 throw out of kilter — verb throw into great confusion or disorder Fundamental Islamicists threaten to perturb the social order in Algeria and Egypt • Syn: ↑perturb, ↑derange • Derivationally related forms: ↑derangement (for: ↑derange), ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 13 throw — /throh/, v., threw, thrown, throwing, n. v.t. 1. to propel or cast in any way, esp. to project or propel from the hand by a sudden forward motion or straightening of the arm and wrist: to throw a ball. 2. to hurl or project (a missile), as a gun… …

    Universalium

  • 14 confusion — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, total, utter ▪ considerable, great ▪ mild, slight ▪ general …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 louse up — throw into confusion, make a mess of, spoil She loused up her job interview and has no chance at all now to get the job …

    Idioms and examples

  • 16 ἐκταράσσετ' — ἐκταράσσετε , ἐκταράσσω throw into confusion pres imperat act 2nd pl ἐκταράσσετε , ἐκταράσσω throw into confusion pres ind act 2nd pl ἐκταράσσετε , ἐκταράσσω throw into confusion pres imperat act 2nd pl ἐκταράσσετε , ἐκταράσσω throw into… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 17 διαταράξει — διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj act 3rd sg (epic) διαταράσσω throw into confusion fut ind mid 2nd sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion fut ind act 3rd sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj act 3rd sg (epic) διαταράσσω throw into… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 18 διαταράξηι — διαταράξῃ , διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj mid 2nd sg διαταράξῃ , διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj act 3rd sg διαταράξῃ , διαταράσσω throw into confusion fut ind mid 2nd sg διαταράξῃ , διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 19 διαταράξω — διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj act 1st sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion fut ind act 1st sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj act 1st sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion fut ind act 1st sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor ind… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 20 διαταράξῃ — διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj mid 2nd sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj act 3rd sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion fut ind mid 2nd sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor subj mid 2nd sg διαταράσσω throw into confusion aor… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)