willy-mufty

noun
wil·​ly-mufty | \ ˈwiliˌməfti \

Definition of willy-mufty

dialectal, England

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History and Etymology for willy-mufty

willy (alteration of willow entry 1) + English dialect mufty, a kind of warbler, irregular from muff

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“Willy-mufty.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/willy-mufty. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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