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ferhoodle

[ fer-hood-l ]
/ fərˈhud l /
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verb (used with object), fer·hoo·dled, fer·hoo·dling.Chiefly Pennsylvania German Area.
to confuse or mix up: Don't ferhoodle the things in that drawer.
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Origin of ferhoodle

From Pennsylvania Dutch verhuddle “to tangle, confuse”; compare German verhudeln “to bungle, botch”
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