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Synonyms for muck
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sludge, slime, goo, goop, gook, guck, gunk, muck, ooze(noun)

    any thick, viscous matter

    Synonyms:
    slant-eye, sludge, guck, easy lay, scoop, droppings, gunk, oozing, goop, slime, max, seepage, ooze, grievous bodily harm, dung, gook, liquid ecstasy, goo, soap

  2. droppings, dung, muck(verb)

    fecal matter of animals

    Synonyms:
    goo, goop, droppings, sludge, guck, ooze, gook, slime, dung, gunk

  3. muck(verb)

    remove muck, clear away muck, as in a mine

    Synonyms:
    muck up, mud, manure, mire

  4. manure, muck(verb)

    spread manure, as for fertilization

    Synonyms:
    muck up, mud, manure, mire

  5. mire, muck, mud, muck up(verb)

    soil with mud, muck, or mire

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

    Synonyms:
    entangle, spoil, bobble, bungle, bollocks, fluff, bollix, mishandle, bollocks up, screw up, foul up, louse up, bodge, flub, grind to a halt, fumble, botch up, bog down, ball up, get stuck, mire, mess up, blow, bollix up, botch, manure, muck up, bumble, mud, muff

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "muck":

    mud, overburden, sludge, vase, slurry, peat

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How to use muck in a sentence?

  1. Craig Downs:

    You can have an El Niño climate change impact on a coral reef ; let's say it kills 40 % of the coral, but if you have swimmers there with sunscreen pollution, you're not going to have new generations coming in. So you're going to see the slow decline of the coral reefs in the area. And then you get an undersea, desolate landscape of just muck and mud and sand.

  2. Douglas Noel Adams:

    Man has always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much-the wheel, New York, wars and so on-while all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man-for precisely the same reason.

  3. Sir Francis Bacon:

    Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.

  4. Bernie Ecclestone:

    We're looking at all these things, which would be for next year obviously, we've made a big enough muck-up to do that for this year so we must not do that again.

  5. Barry Schwartz:

    The only way to get out of this muck, out of this quicksand the market's in, is to have a few good days in a row.

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