fuddle

verb fud·dle \ ˈfə-dᵊl \

Definition of fuddle

fuddled; fuddling play \ˈfəd-liŋ, ˈfə-dᵊl-iŋ\
intransitive verb
transitive verb
1 : to make drunk : intoxicate
2 : to make confused : muddle
  • corridors, archways, recesses … combined to fuddle any sense of direction
  • —Elizabeth Bowen

Examples of fuddle in a Sentence

  1. the hotel staff is completely fuddled by the guest's request for a dozen pillows

Origin and Etymology of fuddle

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