Phrasal Verbs with 'Muddle'

Muddle along

Continue without a clear aim or plan

Example: If you're ambitious, you cannot MUDDLE ALONG.

Muddle through

Do or achieve something without knowing what is required or having a plan

Example: We didn't know what to expect and just MUDDLED THROUGH.

Muddle up

Take things that are ordered or sequenced and mess them up

Example: My cleaner MUDDLED UP my books and I can't find anything.

Muddle up

Mistake a person or thing for someone or something else because they look similar

Example: I MUDDLE her and her sister UP.