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maudlin foolishly sentimental or tearful.
maul a heavy hammer, sometimes with a wooden head, used to drive stakes, piles, or the like. [3 definitions]
maunder to speak in an aimless or foolish way; babble. [2 definitions]
Maundy Thursday the Thursday before Easter, commemorating the Last Supper and Jesus Christ's washing of the disciples' feet.
Mauritania a West African country on the Atlantic coast between Western Sahara and Senegal; Islamic Republic of Mauritania.
Mauritius an island country in the Indian Ocean east of Madagascar.
mausoleum a large, elaborate tomb, or the structure that houses such a tomb.
mauve a purple dye made from aniline. [2 definitions]
maven a person with specialized knowledge, often in practical or everyday matters; expert or connoisseur.
maverick a person who thinks and behaves independently, esp. one who refuses to adhere to the orthodoxy of the group to which he or she belongs. [2 definitions]
mavis a small Eurasian songbird with brown wings and a spotted white breast; song thrush.
maw the mouth, throat, gullet, or stomach of an animal, esp. a carnivorous animal. [2 definitions]
mawkish overly and sickeningly sentimental. [2 definitions]
max. abbreviation of "maximum," the largest possible amount or degree. (Cf. minimum.)
maxi- very large; very long; very great.
maxilla an upper jawbone in vertebrates. [2 definitions]
maxillary of or relating to a maxilla or jawbone. [2 definitions]
maxim a brief, concise statement of a general or basic truth or rule, esp. for proper conduct.
maxima a plural form of maximum.
maximal of, pertaining to, or being a maximum.
maximize to increase or enlarge as much as possible.