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addlebrained


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Addle-brained  \Ad"dle-brained`\,  Addle-headed  \Ad"dle-head`ed\, 
  Addle-pated  \Ad"dle-pa`ted\,  a. 
  Dull-witted;  stupid.  ``The  addle-brained  Oberstein.'' 
  --Motley. 
 
  Dull  and  addle-pated.  --Dryden. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  addlebrained 
  adj  :  stupid  and  confused;  used  especially  of  persons;  "blathering 
  like  the  addlepated  nincompoop  that  you  are";  "a 
  confused  puddingheaded,  muddleheaded  fellow"-  Isaac 
  Sterne  [syn:  {addlepated},  {potty},  {puddingheaded},  {muddleheaded}] 




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