Synonyms for disorienting

Synonyms for (adj) disorienting

Synonyms: disorienting

Definition: causing loss of physical or intellectual bearings

Usage: making so many turns to the right and then the left was completely disorienting; a sharp blow to the head can be disorienting

Similar words: confusing

Definition: causing confusion or disorientation

Usage: a confusing jumble of road signs; being hospitalized can be confusing and distressing for a small child

Similar words: estranging

Definition: making one feel out of place or alienated

Usage: the landscape was estranging

Similar words: stunning

Definition: causing or capable of causing bewilderment or shock or insensibility

Usage: laid the poor fellow senseless with one stunning blow; a stunning detonation with volumes of black smoke

Similar words: stupefying

Definition: making physically stupid or dull or insensible

Usage: a stupefying blow to the head; the stupefying effects of hemp

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