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Synonyms for muddle
ˈmʌd l

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clutter, jumble, muddle, fuddle, mare's nest, welter, smother(noun)

    a confused multitude of things

    Synonyms:
    hole, jam, fuddle, jumbal, clutter, mare's nest, mess, patchwork, hodgepodge, smother, pickle, fix, jumble, kettle of fish, welter

  2. fix, hole, jam, mess, muddle, pickle, kettle of fish(verb)

    informal terms for a difficult situation

    "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"

    Synonyms:
    tidy sum, smother, peck, mint, crush, plenty, lot, location, locating, localisation, raft, quite a little, passel, hole, fix, mare's nest, press, jam, pile, muckle, fixture, mend, golf hole, electronic jamming, good deal, maw, fixing, mending, sight, gob, trap, deal, pickle, flock, stack, kettle of fish, fuddle, wad, messiness, hatful, mickle, hollow, heap, great deal, mess, repair, clutter, mess hall, mass, jamming, batch, yap, mountain, welter, spate, mussiness, slew, localization, jumble, cakehole, muss, reparation, pot

  3. muddle, puddle(verb)

    make into a puddle

    "puddled mire"

    Synonyms:
    wee, piddle, urinate, addle, wee-wee, micturate, pass water, puddle, piss, spend a penny, relieve oneself, take a leak, make water, pee, make, pee-pee

  4. addle, muddle, puddle(verb)

    mix up or confuse

    "He muddled the issues"

    Synonyms:
    wee, piddle, urinate, addle, wee-wee, micturate, pass water, puddle, piss, spend a penny, relieve oneself, take a leak, make water, pee, make, pee-pee

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. muddle

    Synonyms:
    fail, waste, fritter away, confuse, derange, misarrange

    Antonyms:
    clarify, manage, economize, classify, arrange

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. muddle(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    make muddy, make turbid

  2. muddle(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    stupefy, fuddle, inebriate, make half drunk, make tipsy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. muddle(n)

    Synonyms:
    confusion

  2. muddle(v)

    Synonyms:
    confuse, fuddle, bewilder

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    confusion, imbroglio, mess, chaos, tangle

How to pronounce muddle?

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How to use muddle in a sentence?

  1. John Kinsey:

    I don't think the expectations for earnings for (Canadian energy companies) are going to be very high, and because they were beaten up so badly that they will maybe just muddle through here.

  2. Brian Gibbons:

    We do think that we'll see another leg down from here, but when you peel back the onion, we don't think defaults rates will be as bad as some people think, yes, there are about 20-25 names that could be in danger, but we think many of them should be able to muddle through over the next year.

  3. Mohamed El-Erian:

    I think the probability of an accident is now somewhat higher. I don't think we can just muddle through forever on Greece.

  4. Lloyd Blankfein:

    ( The) U.S. economy is not going off the rails, i'm generally sanguine. We muddle through. I think some of this is an overreaction to the overreaction of assets being so swollen.

  5. David Avella:

    First, the economy continues to muddle along and that has had impact on some donors in getting engaged.


Translations for muddle

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  • Wirrwarr, verwirrenGerman
  • confusiónSpanish
  • sekasotku, sotkea, sekoittaa, sotkuFinnish
  • confondre, mélangerFrench
  • cuir tro-chèileScottish Gaelic
  • kekacauanIndonesian
  • konfuzeskarIdo
  • imbrogliare, impasticciare, guazzabuglio, casino, ingarbugliare, pastrocchio, pateracchio, pasticcio, intruglio, pastrocchiare, aggrovigliare, pasticciare, arruffareItalian
  • wirwar, verwarren, door mekaar mengen, warboelDutch
  • baralharPortuguese
  • încâlci, a face confuz, încurcaRomanian
  • röra, oreda, virrvarrSwedish

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