Definition of 'muck'
Example sentences containing 'muck'
There was no mucking around and no room for egos.The Sun (2015)
We were just mucking around in her bedroom that day and we just did it.The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2010) Tommy Cooper: Always Leave Them Laughing (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
This photo was just me mucking about.The Sun (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It was the opinion of others she was not just mucking about.The Sun (2016) The Complete Stories Volume 2 (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Farmers like to complain that no one buys British any more and the delicious food that they produce is ignored in favour of foreign muck.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The zoo has performed the commercial feat of successfully charging members of the public to carry out such tasks as mucking out the animals' enclosures.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
In my house the only time I saw one being used was my dad using one to clean the muck off his boots from work.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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