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English verb: addle

1. addle (cognition) mix up or confuse


SamplesHe muddled the issues.


Synonymsmuddle, puddle


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)confuse, jumble, mix up

2. addle (change) become rotten


SamplesAddled eggs.


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)go bad, spoil









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