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English noun: fuddle

1. fuddle (state) a confused multitude of things


Synonymsclutter, jumble, mare's nest, muddle, smother, welter


Broader (hypernym)disorder, disorderliness


Narrower (hyponym)rummage


English verb: fuddle

1. fuddle (consumption) make stupid with alcohol


Synonymsbefuddle


Pattern of useSomething ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)inebriate, intoxicate, soak

2. fuddle (consumption) consume alcohol


SamplesWe were up drinking all night.


Synonymsbooze, drink


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)consume, have, ingest, take, take in


Narrower (hyponym)bar hop, bib, carry, claret, hit it up, hold, inebriate, port, pub-crawl, soak, souse, tank, tipple, wine


Verb groupdrink, tope

3. fuddle (cognition) be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly


SamplesThese questions confuse even the experts.
This question completely threw me.
This question befuddled even the teacher.


Synonymsbedevil, befuddle, confound, confuse, discombobulate, fox, throw


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)be


Narrower (hyponym)amaze, baffle, beat, bewilder, demoralize, disorient, disorientate, dumbfound, flummox, get, gravel, mystify, nonplus, perplex, pose, puzzle, stick, stupefy, vex


Verb groupconfuse, disconcert, flurry, put off









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