Usage examples for muzzy

  1. The others were more alarmed for me than I was for myself, and I heard Mr. Sims and old Muzzy urging upon Rupert to let the matter go no further. – Athelstane Ford by Allen Upward
  2. Charles Sumner Muzzy addressed General Gage at some length, somewhat to the surprise of Gage, who admitted in a few well- chosen words that the committee was right, and that if he had his way about it there should be no more trouble. – Comic History of the United States by Bill Nye
  3. He allowed his mind to be muzzy on this point. – Mr. Waddington of Wyck by May Sinclair
  4. Dr. Dempster and Mrs. Mountain have clattered into the yard, have jumped from their horses, have elbowed through the negroes, have rushed into the house, have run through it and across the porch, where the British officers are sitting in muzzy astonishment; have run down the stairs to the garden where George and Harry are walking, their tall enemy stalking opposite to them; and almost ere George Warrington has had time sternly to say, " What do you do here, madam?" – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  5. I turned round, shook hands with old Muzzy, and before he knew what I had in mind, plunged over the side into the water. – Athelstane Ford by Allen Upward
  6. She would sit over it, not unpleasantly muzzy. – Gaslight Sonatas by Fannie Hurst