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Sassy Senorita: "Feisty, upbeat and full of energy," thanks to a combination of Avion Silver tequila, pomegranate and fresh lime juice, muddled with blueberries and topped with a splash of Sprite.
3 : to think or proceed in a confused way <I somehow muddled through the task.
Mr Hinde thought some people had got muddled up with the new system for verifying postal votes.
In a nutshell: Glacially paced interracial family drama has some nice, articulate scenes but is ultimately tedious and muddled.
There is emotional growth and development as Helen and boyfriend Leo experience first sex but the intergenerational message is muddled as Professor Larkin contemplates relations with his students.
With Memorial Project Minamata, however, he to some extent relaxes his hold on the visual magical realism that has animated his best work to date (one earlier video, for example, featured the submersion of a writhing New Year's dragon puppet) and as a result the work becomes somewhat dry and muddled.
Youngsters first babble softly and then sing muddled but more-recognizable song snatches until full adult singing emerges.
We might miss the sound of mint mashed and muddled with raw sugar.
The muddled answer that we get from the mother of all nannies, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is that these anabolic steroids, synthetic versions of the male hormone testosterone, may, in future years, be shown to be dangerous to health and should be "nipped in the bud.
He accurately perceives Bill C-13 as the product of muddled philosophy but then adds, "That is not to say that the bill should necessarily be defeated.
Just when you thought that the English language was hopelessly muddled, the Vatican is coming to the rescue with a work that will clarify some 90 "neologisms, ambiguous terms and difficult concepts in frequent use"--such as "reproductive health" and "sexual education.
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.
The chapter following the introduction is on "role muddles" (chapter 2) and how muddled Overall has felt at times as a feminist academic.
Massine's intricate mass movements were muddled in the early performances by those overworked Ballets Russes companies.