[muhd-er] /ˈmʌd ər/
a racehorse able to perform well on a wet, muddy track.
an athlete who performs well in muddy conditions.
“horse that runs well in muddy conditions,” 1903, from mud (n.).
A racehorse that runs very well on a muddy track (1905+ Horse racing)
games Synonym mudhead. More common in Great Britain, possibly because system administrators there like to mutter “bloody muddies” when annoyed at the species. [Jargon File]
[muhd-ee] /ˈmʌd i/ adjective, muddier, muddiest. 1. abounding in or covered with . 2. not clear or pure: muddy colors. 3. cloudy with sediment: muddy coffee. 4. dull, as the complexion. 5. not clear mentally. 6. obscure or vague, as thought, expression, or literary style. 7. Horse Racing. denoting the condition of a track after […]
[muhd] /mʌd/ noun 1. wet, soft earth or earthy matter, as on the ground after rain, at the bottom of a pond, or along the banks of a river; mire. 2. Informal. scandalous or malicious assertions or information: The opposition threw a lot of mud at our candidate. 3. Slang. brewed coffee, especially when strong […]
[muhd-l] /ˈmʌd l/ verb (used with object), muddled, muddling. 1. to mix up in a confused or bungling manner; jumble. 2. to cause to become mentally confused. 3. to cause to become confused or stupid with or as if with an intoxicating drink. 4. to make muddy or turbid, as water. 5. to mix or […]