Thesaurus

mugged

verb
past tense of mug

Synonyms & Antonyms of mugged

1 to distort one's face
  • every time their picture was snapped, both children mugged by sticking out their tongues or scrunching up their faces

Synonyms for mugged

Words Related to mugged

Phrases Synonymous with mugged

Near Antonyms for mugged

2 to take a photograph of
  • mugging captured criminals for the police records

Synonyms for mugged

Words Related to mugged

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about mugged

Cite this Entry

“Mugged.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mugged. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

More from Merriam-Webster on mugged

Nglish: Translation of mugged for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of mugged for Arabic Speakers

Comments on mugged

What made you want to look up mugged? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words of Snow and Ice Quiz

  • image1037863653
  • Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!