[muhk-uh-muhk] /ˈmʌk əˌmʌk/
Northwestern U.S. .
“(self-)important person,” 1912, from Chinook jargon, literally “to eat; food.” Also mucky-muck; muckety-muck.
noun, Metallurgy. 1. a rough bar of wrought iron, rolled from blooms of iron extracted from a puddling furnace.
[muhk-er] /ˈmʌk ər/ noun 1. Slang. a vulgar, illbred person. 2. Informal. a person who often does or says the wrong thing; bungler. 3. (especially in mining) a person who removes . /ˈmʌkə/ noun 1. (mining) a person who shifts broken rock or waste 2. (Brit, slang) noun A crude and unreliable man; lout: cheap […]
noun thingamajig (1920s+)
Related Terms high muckety-muck