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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Become rotten; Mix up or confuse.

Usage examples (29)
  • I can remember my grandmother admonishing my cousins and me not to addle her so that she lost her concentration in whatever she was doing.
  • We’m kind of addle-headed and over-set, one way and ’tother, and can’t seem to take to any notion.”
  • He addle liddle phifie Annie ugged the little craythur.
  • Will the addle-pated wight have the grace to sheer off? for more
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