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muff a short, thick, open-ended tube of cloth or fur, used esp. by women to cover and warm the hands outdoors. [6 definitions]
muffin a small cake-like roll usu. having a rounded top and often eaten toasted or warm.
muffle to wrap or cover, as for warmth, protection, or privacy (often fol. by "up"). [5 definitions]
muffler a garment made to be wrapped around the neck, and sometimes over the head or chest, for warmth; scarf. [2 definitions]
mufti civilian dress, esp. as worn by someone ordinarily in military uniform.
mug a tall, cylindrical, often heavy drinking cup of pottery, glass, or metal, usu. with a handle. [4 definitions]
mugger one who physically assaults a person, esp. in a public place in order to rob.
muggy warm, humid, and stifling, as the weather or the atmosphere outdoors or in an enclosed space.
mugwump one who cannot make up his or her mind on political issues.
Muhammad an Arab prophet and the founder of Islam (570-632 A.D.).
Muhammad Ali U.S. boxer and international political activist who won the world heavyweight championship three times; born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. (b.1942--2016).
Muhammad Ali, pasha of Egypt an Albanian soldier of the Turkish army who established Egypt as a modern state (b.1769?--d.1849).
Muhammadan an adherent of Islam; Muslim. [2 definitions]
Muhammadanism the Muslim religion; Islam.
mujik variant of muzhik.
mukluk a soft boot of reindeer skin or sealskin, worn by Eskimos. [2 definitions]
mulatto the offspring of one black and one white parent. [2 definitions]
mulberry any of several shade trees that have broad leaves and that typically bear dark, berrylike fruits. [3 definitions]
mulch a loose thin cover, esp. of organic matter such as leaves or manure, placed over or around the base of plants and shrubs to control evaporation, freezing, or weeds, or to fertilize the roots. [2 definitions]
mulct a fine, tax, or penalty. [3 definitions]
mule1 the sterile, hybrid offspring of a male donkey and a female horse. [3 definitions]