Addle


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Addle

  • (verb) (humorous) make (someone) unable to think clearly; confuse; “being in love must have addled your brain”
  • (verb) (of an egg) become rotten, producing no chick.
  • (adj) not clear or cogent; muddled; “the film is addle-brained”

Addle (ऐडल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सड़ा, सड़ाना, ऊसर, निकम्मा, गंदा, खाली

Addle Origin

  • Middle English (in sense 2 of the adjective): from Old English adela ‘liquid filth’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch aal and German Adel ‘mire, puddle’

Addle in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Voters feel anger but not enough to addle their judgment in elections that actually matter.
  • Did Paris attackers addle your brains?
  • Absolutely unexpected meetings with nature can addle you that way.
  • Volunteers will be instructed on how to addle new eggs.
  • Hey, Granholm, how addle-brained are the people of Mississippi that they would elect someone who is so transparently dishonest as you?

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of addle

  • addle = add + all… Add everything and you will get confused

Addle pronunciation

Bheja Fry – Addle


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