verb maf·fle \ˈmafəl\

Definition of maffle


  1. intransitive verb
  2. now dialectal, England :  to speak indistinctly :  mumble, stammer

  3. transitive verb
  4. now dialectal, England :  to cause to become confused or bewildered

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Origin and Etymology of maffle

Middle English mafflen, probably of imitative origin

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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