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befuddled


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Befuddle  \Be*fud"dle\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Befuddled}] 
  To  becloud  and  confuse,  as  with  liquor. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  befuddled 
  adj  1:  stupefied  by  alcoholic  drink;  "the  wino's  poor  befuddled 
  mind";  "a  mind  befogged  with  drink"  [syn:  {befogged}] 
  2:  perplexed  by  many  conflicting  situations  or  statements; 
  filled  with  bewilderment;  "obviously  bemused  by  his 
  questions";  "bewildered  and  confused";  "a  cloudy  and 
  confounded  philosopher";  "just  a  mixed-up  kid";  "she  felt 
  lost  on  the  first  day  of  school"  [syn:  {baffled},  {bemused}, 
  {bewildered},  {confounded},  {confused},  {lost},  {mazed}, 
  {mixed-up},  {at  sea}] 
  3:  confused  and  vague;  used  especially  of  thinking; 
  "muddleheaded  ideas";  "your  addled  little  brain";  "woolly 
  thinking";  "woolly-headed  ideas"  [syn:  {addled},  {muddled}, 
  {muzzy},  {woolly},  {wooly},  {woolly-headed},  {wooly-minded}] 




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