Addle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈædl|  American pronunciation of the word addle
Brit.  |ˈad(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word addle

verb

- mix up or confuse (syn: muddle, puddle)
- become rotten

addled eggs

Examples

...my brain grew more and more addle as I made my way through the tax instructions...

It's a dangerous poison that's strong enough to addle the brain.

Their brains were addled with fear.

I suppose the shock had addled his poor old brain.

All that drink has addled his brains!

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