[moo-sawrg-skee, -zawrg-; Russian moo-suh rg-skyee] /mʊˈsɔrg ski, -ˈzɔrg-; Russian ˈmu sərg skyi/
[moh-dest pi-troh-vich;; Russian muh-dyest pyi-traw-vyich] /moʊˈdɛst pɪˈtroʊ vɪtʃ;; Russian mʌˈdyɛst pyɪˈtrɔ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), .
/mʊˈsɔːɡskɪ; Russian ˈmusərkskij/
Modest Petrovich (maˈdɛst pɪˈtrɔvitʃ). 1839–81, Russian composer. He translated inflections of speech into melody in such works as the song cycle Songs and Dances of Death (1875–77) and the opera Boris Godunov (1874). His other works include Pictures at an Exhibition (1874) for piano
[muhs-uh l-muh n] /ˈmʌs əl mən/ noun, plural Mussulmans. 1. a Muslim. /ˈmʌsəlmən/ noun (pl) -mans 1. an archaic word for Muslim n. “a Muslim,” 1560s, from Turkish musulman, from Persian musulman (adj.), from Arabic muslim (see Muslim) + adjective suffix -an.
[muhs-ee] /ˈmʌs i/ adjective, mussier, mussiest. 1. untidy, messy, or rumpled. /ˈmʌsɪ/ adjective mussier, mussiest 1. untidy or disordered adj. “rumpled,” 1859, from muss + -y (2). Related: Mussiness. adjective Disarranged; rumpled: rumpled now, and mussy (1899+)
[muhst] /mʌst/ auxiliary verb 1. to be obliged or bound to by an imperative requirement: I must keep my word. 2. to be under the necessity to; need to: Animals must eat to live. 3. to be required or compelled to, as by the use or threat of force: You must obey the law. 4. […]
[muhs-tash, muh-stash] /ˈmʌs tæʃ, məˈstæʃ/ noun 1. the hair growing on the upper lip. 2. such hair on men, allowed to grow without shaving, and often trimmed in any of various shapes. 3. hairs or bristles growing near the mouth of an animal. 4. a stripe of color, or elongated feathers, suggestive of a mustache […]