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Definition 1: any thick, viscous matter - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for muck in the sense of this definition

(muck is a kind of ...) that which has mass and occupies space

"physicists study both the nature of matter and the forces which govern it"

(... is a kind of muck ) sludge (rich in organic matter) that accumulates at the bottom of lakes or oceans

Definition 2: fecal matter of animals - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for muck in the sense of this definition

(muck is a kind of ...) solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels

(... is a kind of muck ) a piece of dried bovine dung

(... is a kind of muck ) fossil excrement; petrified dung

(... is a kind of muck ) droppings of pigeons

(... is a kind of muck ) fecal matter of a cow

Definition 3: remove muck, clear away muck, as in a mine - [verb of change]

(muck is a kind of ...) remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

"remove a threat" "remove a wrapper" "Remove the dirty dishes from the table" "take the gun from your pocket" "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

Definition 4: soil with mud, muck, or mire - [verb of contact]

Samples where muck or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The child mucked up his shirt while playing ball in the garden

Synonyms for muck in the sense of this definition

(muck is a kind of ...) make soiled, filthy, or dirty

"don't soil your clothes when you play outside!"

Definition 5: spread manure, as for fertilization - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for muck in the sense of this definition

(muck is a kind of ...) strew or distribute over an area

"He spread fertilizer over the lawn" "scatter cards across the table"

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