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Definitions and Synonyms of addled | Another word for addled | What is addled?

Definition 1: confused and vague; used especially of thinking - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where addled or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • muddleheaded ideas
  • your addled little brain
  • woolly thinking
  • woolly-headed ideas

Synonyms for addled in the sense of this definition

(addled is similar to ...) mentally confused; unable to think with clarity or act intelligently

"the flood of questions left her bewildered and confused"

Definition 2: (of eggs) no longer edible - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where addled or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an addled egg

(addled is similar to ...) lacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration from age

"stale bread" "the beer was stale"

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