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Definition of the adjective addled
What does addled mean as an attribute of a noun?
- (of eggs) no longer edible
- example: an addled egg
- similar: stale
- confused and vague; used especially of thinking
Alternative definition of the adjective addled
- [context: of eggs] Inviable. Containing a dead embryo.
- Confused; mixed up.
- [obsolete] morbid, corrupt, putrid, or barren.
Definition of the verb addled
What does addled mean as a doing word?
- past of addle
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For the Extraordinarily Literate by Eugene Ehrlich
addled and addlebrained. See addlepated. addlepated (AD-l-PAY-tid) From Middle English adel, meaning “rotten,” + pate, meaning “head.” Also given as addlebrained (AD-l-BRAYND), with the same meaning. The related adjective addled ...
by Sammy Cahn
smacking cracking tacking blacking packing tracking quacking sna cking saddle straddle 2 2 bagger backer 2 addled (ad'ald) jagger snagger stagger dagger flagger ragger wagger gagger nagger dragger ...
by Nils K. Oeijord, Mitch C. Bronston
acumen instinct acumen, inferential-acumen instinct adamant, to-be-adamant- about-something instinct adaptability, adaptability-to-change instinct addicted, to- be-addicted-to-something instinct addled, to-be-addled (confused and unable to ...
by Jennifer Speake
This is not so different from When Adam Delved and Eve Span', which we've inherited from our 14thcentury Peasants' Revolt, m equality; gentry As good be an ADDLED egg as an idle bird A person who is inactive or does not work is as much ...
The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: T-Z. Supplement. Bibliography. Grammar (1905)
by Joseph Wright
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- Addled Parking
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- Addled Hershey Syrup
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- Addled Brain
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Scrabble value of A1D2D2L1E1D2
The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ADDLED
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