The culprit escaped in the confusion.
The wildfire brought utter chaos to the town.
I’m afraid that your half-baked policy may cause confusion among the new employees.
There's a riot and everything's getting all mixed up! Within that, there is of course a ton of confusion.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.