high-muck-a-muck

noun \ ˌhī-ˈmə-ki-ˌmək \
variants: or high-muckety-muck play \ˌhī-ˈmə-kə-tē-ˌmək\

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by folk etymology from Chinook Jargon hayo makamak plenty to eat


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