[mahl-stik, mawl-] /ˈmɑlˌstɪk, ˈmɔl-/
a stick with a padded tip used to support an artist’s working hand.
a variant spelling of maulstick
- Mahmud II
[mah-mood] /mɑˈmud/ noun 1. 1785–1839, sultan of Turkey 1809–39.
- Mahmud of Ghazni
[muh-mood; guhz-nee] /məˈmud; ˈgʌz ni/ noun 1. a.d. 971?–1030, Muslim Amir of Ghazni 997–1030.
[muh-hoh] /məˈhoʊ/ noun 1. . 2. a tropical American tree, Hibiscus elatus, of the mallow family, having wood used for cabinetwork and gunstocks. 3. a tree, Melicytus ramiflora, of the violet family, native to New Zealand and other Pacific islands, having greenish flowers and blue berries. /mɑːhɒ/ noun (pl) mahoe 1. a small New Zealand […]
noun An important person; personage; big shot: Ogden-Allied sent a mahoff down from the corporate office in New York yesterday to look into the case/ He used to be a big marketing mahoff at Dorney Park [1940s+ Philadelphia; origin unknown]