muddly

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muddle (ˈmʌdəl)
 
vb
1.  (often foll by up) to mix up (objects, items, etc); jumble
2.  to confuse
3.  to make (water) muddy or turbulent
4.  (US) to mix or stir (alcoholic drinks, etc)
 
n
5.  a state of physical or mental confusion
 
[C16: perhaps from Middle Dutch moddelen to make muddy]
 
'muddled
 
adj
 
'muddledness
 
n
 
'muddlement
 
n
 
'muddling
 
adj, —n
 
'muddlingly
 
adv
 
'muddly
 
adj

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