verb (used with or without object), ad·dled, ad·dling.
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Origin of addle
OTHER WORDS FROM addleun·ad·dled, adjective
Words nearby addle
Example sentences from the Web for addles
The irresolute man is lifted from one place to another; so hatcheth nothing, but addles all his actions.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
They are a bad mixture of French freedom and Spanish haughtiness which addles our brains.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete|Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
The irresolute man hatches nothing, but addles all his actions.
I say, gently stealing my hand into his; "there is nothing that addles the brains like muddling over accounts, is there?"Nancy|Rhoda Broughton