Definition of muddle noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    muddle

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈmʌdl//
     
    [countable, usually singular, uncountable]
     
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  1. 1a state of confusion in which things are messy synonym mess
  2. 2 The story is a hopeless muddle, with too many different strands.
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