mundungus

noun
mun·​dun·​gus | \ ˌmən-ˈdəŋ-gəs How to pronounce mundungus (audio) \

Definition of mundungus

archaic
: foul-smelling tobacco

First Known Use of mundungus

1641, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mundungus

modification of Spanish mondongo tripe

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“Mundungus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mundungus. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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