[myoo-nish-uh n] /myuˈnɪʃ ən/
Usually, munitions. materials used in war, especially weapons and ammunition.
material or equipment for carrying on any undertaking.
verb (used with object)
to provide with munitions.
(sometimes sing) military equipment and stores, esp ammunition
(transitive) to supply with munitions
mid-15c., from Middle French municion “fortification, defense, defensive wall” (14c.), from Latin munitionem (nominative munitio) “a defending, fortification, protecting,” noun of action from past participle stem of munire “to fortify,” from moenia “defensive walls,” related to murus “wall” (see mural). By 1530s the sense had passed through “military stores” to become “ammunition.”
noun A Canadian of English descent; a WASP Canadian •Used by Italian-Canadians: What does he know about style? He’s such a munjacake [1990s+ Canadian; fr Canadian Italian mangiakekka, ”cake-eater”]
[moo n-kah-chi] /ˈmʊn kɑ tʃɪ/ noun 1. Mihály von [mi-hahy fuh n] /ˈmɪ haɪ fən/ (Show IPA), (Michael Lieb) 1844–1900, Hungarian painter.
[muhm-buh l-tee-peg] /ˈmʌm bəl tiˌpɛg/ noun 1. a children’s game played with a pocketknife, the object being to cause the blade to stick in the ground or a wooden surface by flipping the knife in a number of prescribed ways or from a number of prescribed positions. /ˈmʌmbəltɪˌpɛɡ/ noun 1. (US) a game in which […]
[muhm-buh l] /ˈmʌm bəl/ verb (used without object), mumbled, mumbling. 1. to speak in a low indistinct manner, almost to an unintelligible extent; mutter. 2. to chew ineffectively, as from loss of teeth: to mumble on a crust. verb (used with object), mumbled, mumbling. 3. to say or utter indistinctly, as with partly closed lips: […]