Variant of muddle
- to mix up in a confused manner; jumble; bungle
- to mix or stir (a drink, etc.)
- to make (water, etc.) turbid
- to confuse mentally; befuddle, as with alcoholic liquor
- to confuse (the brain, mind, etc.); befog
Origin: from mud plush -le
- a confused or disordered condition; mess, jumble, etc.
- mental confusion
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