mussy

adjective
\ˈmə-sē \
mussier; mussiest

Definition of mussy 

: characterized by clutter or muss : messy

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Other Words from mussy

mussily \ ˈmə-​sə-​lē \ adverb
mussiness \ ˈmə-​sē-​nəs \ noun

Examples of mussy in a Sentence

a mussy pile of papers and books

First Known Use of mussy

circa 1859, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of mussy was circa 1859

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