[muhk-uh-muhk] /ˈmʌk əˌmʌk/

Slang. .
Northwestern U.S. .

“(self-)important person,” 1912, from Chinook jargon, literally “to eat; food.” Also mucky-muck; muckety-muck.

Related Terms

high muckety-muck


Read Also:

  • Muck-bar

    noun, Metallurgy. 1. a rough bar of wrought iron, rolled from blooms of iron extracted from a puddling furnace.

  • Mucker

    [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 […]

  • Mucket

    noun thingamajig (1920s+)

  • Muckety-muck

    Related Terms high muckety-muck

Disclaimer: Muck-a-muck definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.