French translation of muddled
- (= confused)
- [ideas, approach]
Example Sentences Including 'muddled'
In the end they was so muddled they didn't know what they was saying.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
She was a communist, an atheist -- it had been muddled thinking.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
You are still the essential person inside, just a little bit muddled.GOING OUT (2002)
Trends of 'muddled'
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- (= confused situation)
⇒ The whole thing is a muddle.
C'est la pagaille la plus complète.
⇒ No one could sort out the muddle of her finances.
Personne ne parvenait à éclaircir ses finances, c'était la pagaille.a financial muddle
un imbroglio financierto be in a muddle [person]
ne plus savoir où l'on en est
⇒ I'm in a muddle about the dates.
Je ne sais plus où j'en suis avec les dates.to be in a muddle about how ...
ne plus savoir comment ...
⇒ Most of us are in a muddle about what and how to eat.
La plupart d'entre nous ne savent plus que manger ni comment manger.to get in a muddle [person] (= get confused)
s'embrouillerto get in a muddle about sth
s'embrouiller dans qch
- (= disorder)
fouillis mto be in a muddle [things]
être en désordre
⇒ The photos are in a muddle.
Les photos sont en désordre.
⇒ My notes have got in a muddle.
Mes notes sont en désordre.
- (= confuse)
Example Sentences Including 'muddle'
Gruesome, savage images floated through her consciousness in an incoherent muddle.Grace
The English had won lots of battles - Agincourt, Crécy - using their famous archers and courage to muddle through.The Gwen John Sculpture
My grandmother, Hazel's great-grandmother...' Lily pressed a hand to her forehead in an effort to sort out the muddle of her thoughts.THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: The Sangreal Trilogy One (2004)
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Translation of muddled from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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