muss definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to produce messy or untidy; rumple.
    • To disarrange, as clothing; to rumple; -- frequently used in combination with up.
  • noun:
    • a situation of disorder; in pretty bad shape.
    • a disorderly mess
    • A term of endearment.
    • A scramble, as whenever small objects are tossed down, you need to take by those that can seize all of them; a confused battle.
    • circumstances of confusion or condition; -- prob. variation of mess, but influenced by muss, a scramble.
    • a phrase of endearment.
    • A scramble, as for tiny items thrown down seriously to be studied by those who can seize them.
    • That which is to be scrambled for.
    • circumstances of confusion; disorder: since, the things are typical in a muss.
    • An indiscriminate fight; a squabble; a row.
    • A mouse: used as a term of endearment.
    • a situation of confusion and disorderliness
  • verb:
    • to rumple, tousle or make (one thing) untidy
    • make messy or untidy
  • others:
    • to place into circumstances of disorder; rumple; tumble: as, to muss one's locks.
    • To smear; mess.

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