HyperDic: muck

English > 5 senses of the word muck:
NOUNsubstancemuck, sludge, slime, goo, goop, gook, guck, gunk, oozeany thick, viscous matter
substancemuck, droppings, dungfecal matter of animals
VERBchangemuckremove muck, clear away muck, as in a mine
motionmuck, manurespread manure, as for fertilization
contactmuck, mire, mud, muck upsoil with mud, muck, or mire
muck > pronunciation
Rhymesaeronautic ... Zanuck: 70 rhymes with ahk...
English > muck: 5 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningAny thick, viscous matter.
Synonymssludge, slime, goo, goop, gook, guck, gunk, ooze
Narrowersapropelsludge (rich in organic matter) that accumulates at the bottom of lakes or oceans
BroadermatterThat which has mass and occupies space
Spanishbarro, cieno, lama, légamo, limo, lodo, moco, sustancia viscosa
Catalanllaca, llim, llot, tarquim
Adjectivesmuckydirty and messy
Verbsmuckremove muck, clear away muck, as in a mine
mucksoil with mud, muck, or mire
English > muck: 5 senses > noun 2, substance
Meaningfecal matter of animals.
Synonymsdroppings, dung
Narrowerchip, cow chip, cow dung, buffalo chipA piece of dried bovine dung
coprolitefossil excrement
cow pie, cowpiefecal matter of a cow
pigeon droppingsdroppings of pigeons
Broaderfecal matter, faecal matter, feces, faeces, BM, stool, ordure, dejectionSolid excretory product evacuated from the bowels
Spanishestiércol, excremento
Catalanadob, fem, fems, merda
Verbsmuckspread manure, as for fertilization
English > muck: 5 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningRemove muck, clear away muck, as in a mine.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Nounsmuckany thick, viscous matter
English > muck: 5 senses > verb 2, motion
MeaningSpread manure, as for fertilization.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Broaderspread, scatter, spread outstrew or distribute over an area
Spanishabonar, estercolar
Nounsmuckfecal matter of animals
English > muck: 5 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningSoil with mud, muck, or mire.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Example"The child mucked up his shirt while playing ball in the garden"
Synonymsmire, mud, muck up
Broaderdirty, soil, begrime, grime, colly, bemiremake soiled, filthy, or dirty
Nounsmuckany thick, viscous matter

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