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Definition of muff
Muff Muff (m[u^]f), n. [Cf. LG. muff, D. mof, G., Dan., & Sw.
muff, F. moufle mitten, LL. muffula, MHG. mouwe sleeve, D.
mouw, and E. muffle, v.]
1. A soft cover of cylindrical form, usually of fur, worn by
women to shield the hands from cold.
2. (Mech.) A short hollow cylinder surrounding an object, as
3. (Glass Manuf.) A blown cylinder of glass which is
afterward flattened out to make a sheet.
4. [Perhaps a different word; cf. Prov. E. maffle to
slammer.] A stupid fellow; a poor-spirited person.
[Colloq.] ``A muff of a curate.' --Thackeray.
5. [See 4.] (Baseball) A failure to hold a ball when once in
6. (Zo["o]l.) The whitethroat. [Prov. Eng.]
MuffMuff Muff, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Muffed; p. pr. & vb. n.
To handle awkwardly; to fumble; to fail to hold, as a ball,
in catching it.
Meaning of muff from wikipedia
- muff or muff may refer
to: muff (handwarmer), a fashion
of fur, for keeping
warm earmuffs, a device
- the big muff pi (π), often known simply
as the big muff, is a fuzzbox produced
in new york city by the electro-harmonix company, along
- the melbourne underground
(muff) was formed
out of disagreements
over the content
of the melbourne international
- muff (from irish: magh) is a village
donegal, ireland. it is near the mouth
of the river foyle
(where it flows
foyle) and sits at
- a muff is a fashion accessory
for outdoors usually
made of a cylinder
of fur or fabric
with both ends open for keeping
warm. it was introduced
- andré muff (born 28 january
1981) is a former swiss
footballer. he last pla**** for fc concordia
basel. he has also appeared
in the squad
muff & co was a small chain
of department stores based
in yorkshire, england, with its flagship store located
in bradford. it was purchased
muff, 1st baron calverley
1877 – 20 september
1955) was a british liberal
politician. muff was the son of george
muff, a miner
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