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Definition of mixed up in English:


(Of a person) suffering from psychological or emotional problems: a lonely mixed-up teenager
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  • It as almost as if I am back in the mid-to-late 1970s: a wounded, mixed-up kid suffering in an environment which he perceives as callously indifferent, bordering on overtly hostile.
  • Put more baldly, he was recognisably mixed-up; and although that made him maddeningly undependable as a politician, it humanised him as a man.
  • He is a very mixed-up man, very contradictory in what he says and how he says it.
maladjusted, ill-adjusted, disturbed, neurotic, unbalanced
vulgar slang fucked up
archaic mazed
See also mix
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