a person without magical powers
1996; popularized by J. K. Rowling in “Harry Potter and the Philospher’s Stone”
“marijuana, a joint,” 1926, apparently originally a New Orleans word, of unknown origin.
noun [1920s+ Narcotics; origin unknown]
n. 1660s, member of the sect founded by English tailor Lodowicke Muggleton (1609-1698).
[muhg-ee] /ˈmʌg i/ adjective, muggier, muggiest. 1. (of the atmosphere, weather, etc.) oppressively humid; damp and close. /ˈmʌɡɪ/ adjective -gier, -giest 1. (of weather, air, etc) unpleasantly warm and humid adj. 1731, from mugen “to drizzle” (late 14c.), from a Scandinavian source, cf. Old Norse mugga “drizzling mist,” possibly from PIE *meug- “slimy, slippery” (see […]
[moo-guh l] /ˈmu gəl/ noun, adjective 1. (defs 1, 2, 6). [moh-guh l, -guhl, moh-guhl] /ˈmoʊ gəl, -gʌl, moʊˈgʌl/ noun 1. any of the Mongol conquerors of India who established an empire that lasted from 1526 to 1857, but held only nominal power after 1803. See also . 2. any of their descendants. 3. (lowercase) […]