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Synonyms for muddled
mud·dled

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. addled, befuddled, muddled, muzzy, woolly, wooly, woolly-headed, wooly-mindedadjective

    confused and vague; used especially of thinking

    "muddleheaded ideas"; "your addled little brain"; "woolly thinking"; "woolly-headed ideas"

    Synonyms:
    befuddled, mixed-up, woolly, bemused, blurred, wooly-haired, blurry, flocculent, at sea, bleary, woolly-headed, foggy, confused, fuzzy, addled, baffled, lost, befogged, confounded, muzzy, wooly-minded, woolly-haired, hazy, lanate, wooly, mazed, bewildered

    Antonyms:
    clearheaded, clear-thinking

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. muddledadjective

    Synonyms:
    fuddled, tipsy, disguised, mellow, in liquor, DRUNK, half seas over, the worse for liquor

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. muddledadjective

    Synonyms:
    confused, addled

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "muddled":

    confused

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How to use muddled in a sentence?

  1. Doug Ducey:

    The failed exit from Afghanistan, the surging inflation that’s a hidden tax on everyone in this country, the highest cost of everyday living that we’ve seen in 40 years, the crisis at the border that’s not only affecting Arizona but every state with fentanyl spilling in, and now this muddled policy in Ukraine, we’ve never projected more weakness on the global stage, and there’s no real sense to his economic policy.

  2. Elaine Kamarck:

    Nobody knows what TPA is and nobody cares and therefore the fact that there's a muddled message around it doesn't become evident, these lucky politicians can have it both ways, as they do with many things.

  3. Cindy De La Hoz:

    Sophia’s great rival in Italy wasGina Lollobrigida, so when he introduced himself, he called her Ms. Lolloren. He basically muddled their names as a joke. But she did n’t get it. So they had a bit of an awkward start. But they became friends and that led to a more romantic involvement. [ However ], she was [ already ] romantically involved with [ Italian film producer ] Carlo Ponti, but their situation was very, very complicated. Divorce was illegal in Italy at that time and Carlo Ponti was already married … She was very frustrated at the time. So she fell into this romance with Cary Grant.

  4. Joseph de Maistre:

    Man is so muddled, so dependent on the things immediately before his eyes, that every day even the most submissive believer can be seen to risk the torments of the afterlife for the smallest pleasure.

  5. Louise Argentino:

    The evidence was there, but it got muddled ... (because Snuka) was big star at the time.

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