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Definition of mutch in English:

noun

chiefly historical
A linen cap, especially one worn by older women or children.

Origin

late Middle English (denoting a nightcap): from Middle Dutch mutse, from medieval Latin almucia 'amice'.

Words that rhyme with mutch

clutch, crutch, Dutch, hutch, inasmuch, insomuch, much, scutch, such, thrutch, touch

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