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addlebrained

Syllabification: ad·dle·brained
Pronunciation: /ˈadlˌbrānd/

Entry from US English dictionary

(also addleheaded /-ˌhedid/, addlepated /-ˌpātid/)

Definition of addlebrained in English:

adjective

Mentally muddled or lacking in common sense; confused, irrational: he made the addlebrained decision to install an uncertain rookie at point guard

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