Word:

Muff

Pronunciation: mŭf
n.1.A soft cover of cylindrical form, usually of fur, worn by women to shield the hands from cold.
2.(Mech.) A short hollow cylinder surrounding an object, as a pipe.
3.(Glass Manuf.) A blown cylinder of glass which is afterward flattened out to make a sheet.
4.A stupid fellow; a poor-spirited person.
5.(Baseball) A failure to hold a ball when once in the hands.
6.(Zool.) The whitethroat.
v. t.1.To handle awkwardly; to fumble; to fail to hold, as a ball, in catching it.
[imp. & p. p. Muffed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Muffing.]
Noun1.Muffmuff - a warm tubular covering for the hands
2.muff - (sports) dropping the ball
Synonyms: fumble
Verb1.muff - fail to catch, as of a ball
2.muff - make a mess of, destroy or ruin; "I botched the dinner and we had to eat out"; "the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement"
To dream that you are wearing a muff, signifies a solid foundation of fortune.bad job, be all thumbs, bevue, blow, blunder away, blunder into, blunder on, blunder upon, bobble, boggle, bollix, bonehead play, boner, boo-boo, botch, bumble, butcher, butterfingers, clumsy, clumsy performance, commit a gaffe, dub, duffer, error, etourderie, faux pas, flounder, flub, fluff, foozle, foozler, foul-up, fumble, fumble-fist, gaucherie, goof, goof up, goofball, goofer, hash, hick, louse up, lumber, lummox, lump, mar, miscue, mistake, muddle, muffer, murder, off day, play havoc with, rube, sad work, screw up, slip, slob, stumble, stumblebum, stumblebunny, trip
Translate Muff to German, Translate Muff to French
Browse
mudra
Mudsill
mudskipper
mudslide
mudslinger
mudspringer
Mudsucker
Mudwall
Mudwort
mudwrestle
Mue
Muenchen
Muenster
muesli
MueW
muezzin
-- Muff --
Muffetee
Muffin
muffin man
Muffineer
Muffins
Muffish
Muffle
muffled
Muffler
Muflon
muFP
Mufti
Mug
mug book
mug file
mug shot
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy