Share this entry

muddle
British English: /ˈmʌd(ə)l/
American English: /ˈmədl/

Translation of muddle in Italian:

noun

  • 2 (mix-up) there was a muddle over my hotel reservation
    hanno fatto un pasticcio con la mia prenotazione all'albergo
  • 3 (mental confusion)to be in a muddle
    essere confuso
    to be in a muddle over o about
    avere le idee confuse a proposito di
    to get into a muddle
    fare confusione

transitive verb

Phrasal verbs

muddle along

muddle through

muddle up:

1 muddle [something] up, muddle up [something] (disorder)
mettere in disordine (papers)
ingarbugliare (string)
2 muddle [somebody] up (confuse)
confondere le idee a (person)
to get something muddled up
fare confusione di (dates, names)
I got you muddled up with Martin
ti ho preso per o ti ho confuso con Martin

Definition of muddle in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: