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Confusing Words!

What are confusing words? The words which provide difficulty to understand the meaning of which are spoken the same but have different meanings. For example, principal/principle, week/weak, by/buy, quite/quiet, allude/elude and coarse/course, etc. You can download the most commonly confused words PDF. This List of Confused words is very important for exams point of view.

Confusing Words daily used

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Confusing words

1 Allowed Permitted
Aloud Clearly heard
2 Allude Make indirect reference
Elude Escape from something
3 Ate The past tense of eat
Eight The number
4 To In the direction of something
Too Also
5 Coarse Rough
Course Way or path
6 Quiet Silent
Quite Really,  positively
7 Loose Free
Lose Misplace
8 Forth Forward
Fourth The number comes after three
9 Principal Chief person, Head person
Principle Rule, law
10 Then At that time
Than Comparison
11 Buy Purchase
By Preposition
12 Week Seven days
Weak Feeble
13 Brake Stopping device
Break Split, smash
14 Here In this place
Hear Perceive, listening
15 Plane Flat surface
Plain Simple
16 Further Abstract idea
Farther Physical distance
17 Stationary Not moving
Stationery Writing paper etc.
18 Capitol Building
Capital City, wealth
19 Whether If, in case
Weather Atmosphere
20 Witch Sorceress
Which What one

Some important Confusing Words

21 Piece Part, portion
Peace Absence of war
22 Whom Object
Who Subject
23 Ensure Guarantee
Insure Financial liability
24 Emigrate Leave your own country
Immigrate Come and live in a country
25 House Is still a house even if no one living inside it
Home Is a place where you live or the location
26 Gone to You’ve travelled and not returned yet
Been to You’ve travelled and have already returned
27 Good Adjective
Well Adverb
28 Guarantee Refers to promise
Warranty Used for products
29 Insight In-depth
Incite Provoke to action
30 Last Final
Latest Most recent
31 Morale State of spirit
Moral Lesson
32 Peak Top
Pique Provoke, Arouse
33 Poison If we inhale
Venom Is injected
34 Poor Have no money
Pore Putting
35 Pray Asking God
Prey An animal that is hunted
36 Remember Think of a memory
Reminder Notes, Cell alerts
37 Review To examine
Revise Correction of errors
38 Sell Verb
Sale Noun
39 Accident Bad  event
Incident Any event
40 Averse Describes a situation
Adverse Goes against what you want
41 Advice Noun
Advise Verb
42 All ready Everything is ready
Already Happened earlier
43 Altar Place of religious ceremonies
Alter Change
44 Appraise To elevate
Apprise To inform or notify
45 Assure Removing doubts or anxiety
Insure Pay for any damage or loss
46 Confidant Self-trust
Confident Feel about good outcome
47 Beside Next to
Besides In addition to
48 Bring up Parents bring up children
Grow up Children grow up
49 Cloth Material cotton, wool
Clothes Items that we wear
50 Compliment Positive comment
Complement Two things that go together

Most Confusing Words List

51 Cloth Material cotton, wool
Clothes Items that we wear
52 Compliment Positive comment
Complement Two things that go together
53 Assure Removing doubts or anxiety
Insure Pay for any damage or loss
54 Confidant Self-trust
Confident Feel about good outcome
55 Accident Bad  event
Incident Any event
56 Averse Describes a situation
Adverse Goes against what you want
57 Peak Top
Pique Provoke, Arouse
58 Poison If we inhale
Venom Is injected
59 Poor Have no money
Pore Putting
60 Emigrate Leave your own country
Immigrate Come and live in a country
61 House Is still a house even if no one living inside it
Home Is a place where you live or the location
62 Gone to You’ve traveled and not returned yet
Been to You’ve traveled and have already returned
63 Which What one
Piece Part, portion
64 Peace Absence of war
Whom Object
65 Who Subject
Which What one
66 Guarantee Refers towards promise
Warranty Used for products
67 Insight In depth
Incite Provoke to action
68 Remember Think of a memory
Reminder Notes, Cell alerts
69 Review To examine
Revise Correction of errors
70 Sell Verb
Sale Noun
71 Last Final
Latest Most recent
72 Morale State of spirit
Moral Lesson
73 Beside Next to
Besides In addition to
74 Bring up Parents bring up children
Grow up Children grow up
75 Advice Noun
Advise Verb

commonly confusing words

76 All ready Everything is ready
Already Happened earlier
77 Buy Purchase
By Preposition
79 Week Seven days
Weak Feeble
80 Here In this place
Hear Perceive, listening
81 Plane Flat surface
Plain Simple
82 Stationary Not moving
Stationery Writing paper etc.
83 Capitol Building
Capital City, wealth
84 Whether If, in case
Weather Atmosphere
85 Ensure Guarantee
Insure Financial liability
86 Good Adjective
Well Adverb
87 Pray Asking to God
Prey Animal that is hunted
88 Appraise To elevate
Apprise To inform or notify
89 Further Abstract idea
Farther Physical distance
90 Brake Stopping device
Break Split, smash
91 Quiet Silent
Quite Really,  positively
92 Loose Free
Lose Misplace
93 Allude Make indirect reference
Elude Escape from something
94 Ate The past tense of eat
Eight The number
95 Principal Chief person, Head person
Principle Rule, law
96 Then At that time
Than Comparison
97 To In the direction of something
Too Also
98 Coarse Rough
Course Way or path
99 Forth Forward
Fourth The number comes after three

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What are easily confused words?

Some words are more confusing in English like;

  • Alter vs Altar
  • Born vs Borne
  • Illegible vs Eligible
  • cell vs sell

Here is the complete list of important words that are more confusing.

What are the most confusing words in English?

  • Coarse vs Course
  • site vs cite
  • Principal vs Principle
  • then vs than

All of these are the most confusing words. Some commonly confused words PDF is here.

What is the most confusing word?

The most confusing word in English is a pair To vs Too.

What are confusing words explain with examples?

The words which are pronounced in the same way but their meaning is quite different are confusing words. When we write to them we come to know the difference more clearly.

For Example: Coarse vs Course both of them have a different meaning

Some commonly confused words PDF is here

What are the most commonly misused words?

The most commonly misused word is Principle which is often confused with the principal.

 

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