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Meaning of "confoundable" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONFOUNDABLE

confoundable  [kənˈfaʊndəb əl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONFOUNDABLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Confoundable is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CONFOUNDABLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of confoundable in the English dictionary

The definition of confoundable in the dictionary is able to be confused.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONFOUNDABLE


accordable
əˈkɔːdəb əl
amendable
əˈmɛndəb əl
commandable
kəˈmɑːndəb əl
commendable
kəˈmɛndəb əl
compoundable
kəmˈpaʊndəb əl
comprehendible
ˌkɒmprɪˈhɛndəb əl
defendable
dɪˈfɛndəb əl
demandable
dɪˈmɑːndəb əl
descendable
dɪˈsɛndəb əl
discardable
dɪsˈkɑːdəb əl
dividable
dɪˈvaɪdəb əl
downloadable
ˌdaʊnˈləʊdəb əl
emendable
ɪˈmɛndəb əl
encodable
ɪnˈkəʊdəb əl
expandable
ɪkˈspændəb əl
extendable
ɪkˈstɛndəb əl
extendible
ɪkˈstɛndəb əl
foldable
ˈfəʊldəb əl
fordable
ˈfɔːdəb əl
fundable
ˈfʌndəb əl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONFOUNDABLE

conformability
conformable
conformableness
conformably
conformal
conformance
conformation
conformational
conformational analysis
conformer
conformingly
conformism
conformist
conformities
conformity
confound
confounded
confoundedly
confounder
confoundingly

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONFOUNDABLE

able
affordable
avoidable
bendable
biodegradable
buildable
dependable
expendable
formidable
gradable
laudable
lendable
readable
recordable
refundable
tradable
unavoidable
understandable
unreadable
upgradable
weldable

Synonyms and antonyms of confoundable in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «confoundable» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONFOUNDABLE

Find out the translation of confoundable to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of confoundable from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «confoundable» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

confoundable
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

confoundable
570 millions of speakers

English

confoundable
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

confoundable
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

confoundable
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

confoundable
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

confoundable
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

confoundable
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

confoundable
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Boleh dikelirukan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

confoundable
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

confoundable
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

confoundable
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Confoundable
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

confoundable
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

confoundable
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गोंधळ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

confoundable
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

confoundable
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

confoundable
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

confoundable
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

confoundable
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

confoundable
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

confoundable
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

confoundable
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

confoundable
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of confoundable

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONFOUNDABLE»

The term «confoundable» is used very little and occupies the 164.608 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONFOUNDABLE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about confoundable

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONFOUNDABLE»

Discover the use of confoundable in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to confoundable and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Matrix theory and applications
if and only if x. is confoundable with x.. Two k-letter words are confoundable provided corresponding letters are either equal or confoundable. Thus two k— letter words are not confoundable provided they are not confoundable in at least one ...
Charles R. Johnson
2
A Course in Combinatorics
Some pairs of letters are assumed to be 'confusable' or 'confoundable'. We say two potential messages (words or strings of n of these letters) are confoundable when in each coordinate the letters are either identical or confoundable.
J. H. van Lint, R. M. Wilson, 2001
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Handbook of Product Graphs, Second Edition
Due to noise in the channel, some pairs of letters may be “confoundable.” We say that two words of equal length are confoundable if for any i, the ith letters of the words are either the same or confoundable. We wish to find sets of words for ...
Richard Hammack, Wilfried Imrich, Sandi Klavžar, 2011
4
Symbolic and Quantitative Approaches to Reasoning with ...
Given matrix W, one can construct a confoundability graph G(W), whose vertices are the letters of A, by joining two letters by an edge if and only if they are confoundable. We now define a similar notion for possibilistic matrices. To this end we ...
Salem Benferhat, Philippe Besnard, 2001
5
Crossdisciplinary approaches to morphology
The specific hypothesis was that prefixes that are contained in many real words and that are less confoundable with possible initial non- morphemic letter sequences, or pseudo-prefixes, should be taken as processing units with a greater ...
Wolfgang U. Dressler, Cristina Burani, 1995
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine
Now the ego is known to us only as will, as power to be, as an Ex-istence, or something standing out from, not confoundable with, not subduable to, that which stands around it — circumstances ; as a Persistence, or something standing in ...
7
Re-creating Ourselves: African Women & Critical Transformations
... claiming motherhood where only fear lurks. More truly we seek the space our mothers had, the space within and space without, spaces emotional and spaces economic, not confoundable with charades... we confound the spaces sought with ...
Molara Ogundipe-Leslie, 1994
8
Philosophy of Statistics
... the reverse pattern of dependence obtains: W is independent of Z given Y because Z yields information about W only in virtue of the information Z yields about Y. So it is possible, after all, to obtain non-confoundable causal conclusions from ...
‎2011
9
David's House
On the whitewashed wall, an non- confoundable trace of a military boot could be seen. On the table were a plate with moldy meat and a fork stuck into a piece of meat. On March 6, my father went to Tomiţă Marian to buy a waggon of maize ...
Dumitru Nicodim
10
Microsurgery in Liver Research
These changes have been made to minimize confoundable variables such as infectious diseases, exposure to toxins or variations in environment. The result has vastly improved health maintenance and reproducibility of research findings,  ...
María-Angeles Aller, Jaime Arias, 2009

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONFOUNDABLE»

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1
A Raised Voice
... with an artificially broadened nose, an Afro wig, and—inevitably, but most unfortunately—dark makeup that is all too easily confoundable with ... «The New Yorker, Aug 14»
2
Stupid Republicans, Ignorant Democrats
... a thumbnail definition, "easily confoundable"; the word "ignorant" and its cognates will refer to people who are "willfully unknowing." Who are ... «American Thinker, Sep 11»
3
Give Life. Get Life
And since, unlike with our humanly confoundable plans, there's nothing that can stand in His way and prevent it from happening, so for Him it's like it happened ... «Chabad.org, Nov 09»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Confoundable [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/confoundable>. Dec 2019 ».
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