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Noun: mix-up  miks úp
  1. A mistake that results from taking one thing to be another
    "he changed his name in order to avoid mix-up with the notorious outlaw";
    - confusion
Verb: mix up
  1. Assemble without order or sense
    "She mixes up the words when she is supposed to write a sentence";
    - jumble, confuse
  2. Cause to be perplexed or confounded
    - stump

Derived forms: mix-ups, mixed up, mixing up, mixes up

See also: conflate

Type of: assemble, baffle, beat, bedevil, befuddle, bewilder, confound, confuse, discombobulate [informal], dumbfound, error, fault, flummox, fox, fuddle, get, gravel, mistake, mystify, nonplus, perplex, piece, pose, put together, puzzle, set up, stick, stupefy, tack, tack together, throw, vex