Definition of addlebrained in English:

addlebrained

Syllabification: ad·dle·brained
Pronunciation: /ˈadlˌbrānd
 
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(also addleheaded /-ˌhedid/, addlepated /-ˌpātid/)

adjective

  • Lacking in common sense; having a muddled mind: he made the addlebrained decision to install an uncertain rookie at point guard
    More example sentences
    • Let me just point out that even addlebrained as he is, Theodore is still a gentleman.
    • Fortunately, I decided to visit in February, when the chances of becoming addlebrained from the heat, anemic from the mosquito horde, or battered by a hurricane were mercifully low.
    • The problem is that the hostess is just this side of addlebrained.

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