Thai Word of the Day: “sap-sun” (สับสน)

“sap-sun” (สับสน) can be used in the following ways:

adjective: is confused

The adjective “sap-sun” (สับสน) is used when we unable to understand something or think clearly about it.


ter reuhm roo-seuk sap-sun lek-noi
(She is starting to feel a bit confused)

kwaam-kid kawng-phuak-kao sap-sun lek-noi
(Their ideas were a bit confused)

phom yang sap-sun lek-noi gio-gap sing thee geud-keun
(I’m still a little confused about what happened)

Jane jawng-mawng kao, roo-seuk sap-sun yaang-sin-cheung
เจนจ้องมองเขา, รู้สึกสับสนอย่างสิ้นเชิง
(Jane stared at him, feeling totally confused)

Li Morrissey
Course Co-ordinator & Tutor
Thai Language Tuition UK