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Word: addle

Definition: make or become confused; muddle; drive crazy; become rotten (egg)

More Vocab Words

::: obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy
::: acuity - sharpness (of mind or senses of sight or hearing)
::: prevail - be widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
::: paragon - model of perfection; Ex. paragon of virtue
::: culvert - artificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
::: quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
::: vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
::: tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
::: obsolete - outmoded; no longer used
::: peruse - read through with care; N. perusal