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muckety-muck

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muckety–muck

noun muck·ety–muck \ˈmə-kə-tē-ˌmək\

Definition of MUCKETY-MUCK

:  an important and often arrogant person

Variants of MUCKETY-MUCK

muck·ety–muck also muck–a–muck \ˈmə-kə-ˌmək\ or mucky–muck \ˈmə-kē-\

Origin of MUCKETY-MUCK

short for high-muck-a-muck
First Known Use: 1883

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