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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Addle \Ad"dle\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Addled; p. pr. & vb.
To make addle; to grow addle; to muddle; as, he addled his
brain. "Their eggs were addled." --Cowper.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
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: addled, befuddled,
muddled, muzzy, woolly, wooly, woolly-headed,
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
76 Moby Thesaurus words for "addled":
addlebrained, addleheaded, addlepated, at a loss, baffled,
bamboozled, beat, beclouded, beery, befuddled, bemused, besotted,
blear-witted, blind drunk, buffaloed, cloudy, confounded,
crapulent, crapulous, dazed, dizzy, drenched, drunk, drunken,
far-gone, floored, flustered, fogged, foggy, fou, fuddlebrained,
fuddled, full, gay, giddy, glorious, happy, hazy, in a dilemma,
in a fog, in a muddle, in liquor, in suspense, inebriate,
inebriated, inebrious, intoxicated, jolly, licked, maudlin, mellow,
merry, misted, misty, muddled, muddleheaded, muddybrained, muzzy,
mystified, nappy, nonplussed, on tenterhooks, perplexed, puzzled,
puzzleheaded, reeling, scramblebrained, shikker, sodden, sotted,
stuck, stumped, thrown, tiddly, tipsy, under the influence
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