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Noun: fuddle  fú-d(u)l
  1. A confused multitude of things
    - clutter, jumble, muddle, mare's nest, welter, smother, scramble
Verb: fuddle  fú-d(u)l
  1. Make stupid with alcohol
    - befuddle
  2. Consume alcohol
    "We were up fuddling all night";
    - hit the bottle [informal], drink, booze [informal]
  3. Confuse or leave at a loss because of something complex or difficult to understand
    "These questions fuddle even the experts";
    - confuse, throw, fox, befuddle, bedevil, confound, discombobulate [informal], perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, dumbfound

Derived forms: fuddled, fuddles, fuddling

Type of: be, consume, disorder, disorderliness, have, inebriate, ingest, intoxicate, soak, take, take in

Encyclopedia: Fuddle