muck out

Definition of muck out

informal
:to clean (the place where a farm animal lives) :to remove animal waste and dirty hay, sawdust, etc., from (a place, such as a barn)
  • We went to the barn to muck out the stalls.

Word by Word Definitions

muck play
  1. : soft moist farmyard manure

  2. : slimy dirt or filth

  3. : defamatory remarks or writings

  1. : to clean up

  2. : to clear of muck

  3. : to dress (something, such as soil) with muck

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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