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Word: addle

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


More Vocab Words

::: schematic - of a schema or scheme; relating to an outline or diagram; using a system of symbols; N. schema: diagrammatic representation; outline
::: recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
::: pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
::: scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
::: draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
::: feasible - practical; able to be carried out; practicable
::: generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people
::: condone - overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
::: lumen - unit of light energy (one candle's worth)
::: abortive - unsuccessful; fruitless