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muddler

[muhd-ler] /ˈmʌd lər/
noun
1.
a swizzle stick with an enlarged tip for stirring drinks, crushing fruit or sugar, etc.
2.
a person who muddles or muddles through.
3.
a miller's thumb.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; muddle + -er1
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  • Using a muddler or wooden spoon, gently bruise mint.
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muddler

/ˈmʌdlə/
noun
1.
a person who muddles or muddles through
2.
(US) an instrument for mixing drinks thoroughly
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