In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1confusohis explanation left me muddled — su explicación me confundió
- to get muddled — hacerse un lío
- His mind was muddled most of the time, his speech sometimes halting.
- Do not forget I am older than you are and my memory is one thousand times less muddled than yours.
- Perhaps there is a muddled sense of purpose here.
- Or perhaps it was my mother: even in sleep, my mind was too muddled by the drug to be certain.
- When I made my witness statement I was muddled in the accounts which I gave in paragraph 6 and paragraph 8.
- The New York Jets have been the most muddled.
- The movie does not stand up to any kind of thoughtful inspection and the muddled finale is nonsensical.
- The British press always gets itself in a tangle over abortion, largely because it tries to follow public opinion and public opinion is muddled.
- Applying the new rules of Web writing to muddled thoughts is a bit like hiding dirty hands in clean gloves.
- I was so muddled at the thought that he had almost kissed me that the words never registered.
- She was also very muddled about her reaction to her parents.
- He came down because his mind was muddled and he didn't know what to do about Alex.
- Pretty soon I overheard a conversation between two muddled buyers.
- This is the only way to see the problem without it being obscured or muddled.
- My mind was still a mess of muddled feelings.
- For the moment, British European policy is as muddled as ever.
- Alexander remained as certain of the turns to take as I was muddled.
- Now this is not a neutral position, this is not a muddled position.
- In a time of war, this is muddled thinking, not moral clarity.
- Not only have the American Right, once the keepers of fiscal probity, turned around, but also there is some muddled local thinking.
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