3 : to think or proceed in a confused way <I somehow muddled
through the task.>
Calling for "inspirational leadership", a report from the committee stated: "Our overall impression is of a well intentioned but sluggish and sometimes muddled
department which needs to 'raise its game' if it is to meet the considerable challenge of leading clear improvements to UK transport infrastructure and services while doing its bit to safeguard the quality of life in Britain."
How dare Carwyn Jones accuse Plaid Cymru of being muddled
on the constitutional question.
Although technically sound, Peterson's series of emotional encounters became muddled
by similarity, and the ballet as a whole never achieved cohesiveness.
But there are moments when she sounds too mature for her years, when we wish we knew more about the adults and their lives, and instances when the story seems a bit muddled
. Overall, Fifth Born is a strong first effort from a talented writer.
might be dragged into the muddled
civil conflict, Congress restricted the funds to use in counter-narcotics operations.
The chapter following the introduction is on "role muddles" (chapter 2) and how muddled
Overall has felt at times as a feminist academic.
Of course, we muddled
through, thanks in part to patient freelance writers, who resubmitted stories along with their condolences (one kind soul even sent an electronic sympathy card from Blue Mountain) and the support of other CE staffers.
Am I just as confused, muddled
, as I think traditional Christian belief to be?
Because of such organizational difficulties, the continuities and differences between Painite traditions and constitutional radicalism become muddled
and the reader wonders why radicals' audiences chose one over the other.
Chomsky seems to have it both ways in this muddled
passage: "It would be unfair to charge Broder and others with believing what they say.
THE leader of Plaid Cymru has praised staff and pupils at her former junior school after an impressive Estyn report - but has criticised "muddled
" education changes which will see it close.
Servers prepare the cocktails tableside over crushed ice and muddled
mint leaves in a traditional Julep cup.
DAVID Cameron was branded "dangerous" and "muddled
" yesterday as he revealed plans to scrap the Human Rights Act.
Down the hatch: Sip a caipirinha (cachaca, muddled
lime, sugar, ice) or three