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addled


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Addle  \Ad"dle\,  v.  t.  &  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Addled};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Addling}.] 
  To  make  addle;  to  grow  addle;  to  muddle;  as  he  addled  his 
  brain.  ``Their  eggs  were  addled.''  --Cowper. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  addled 
  adj  1:  (of  eggs)  no  longer  edible;  "an  addled  egg" 
  2:  confused  and  vague;  used  especially  of  thinking; 
  "muddleheaded  ideas";  "your  addled  little  brain";  "woolly 
  thinking";  "woolly-headed  ideas"  [syn:  {befuddled},  {muddled}, 
  {muzzy},  {woolly},  {wooly},  {woolly-headed},  {wooly-minded}] 




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