verb (used with object), fud·dled, fud·dling.
verb (used without object), fud·dled, fud·dling.
Words nearby fuddle
Origin of fuddle
OTHER WORDS FROM fuddleun·fud·dled, adjective
Examples from the Web for fuddle
Because he eats tallow candles and is happy when he can fuddle himself on bad liquor.Violence and the Labor Movement|Robert Hunter
He could but compose the sort of thing the court wanted of him, and in order to that, had to fuddle his brains first, poor fellow!Thomas Wingfold, Curate|George MacDonald
Hamla Ombashi is a corporal of the transport service, and "fuddle" is to sit down.Khartoum Campaign, 1898|Bennet Burleigh
We shall want very clear heads for what's in front of us, and I'm not going to fuddle mine for a commencement.A Master of Fortune|Cutcliffe Hyne
His head was a fuddle of bushy hair and whiskers, from which his eyes peered with a guilty slant.The Open Boat and Other Stories|Stephen Crane