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muggins

Saltos de línea: mug|gins
Pronunciación: /ˈmʌɡɪnz
 
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Definición de muggins en inglés:

sustantivo (plural igual or mugginses)

British informal
A foolish and gullible person (often used humorously to refer to oneself): muggins has volunteered to do the catering
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The muggins here was driving so had to settle for a diet Coke.
  • On Tuesday it was pouring with rain and muggins here goes and stands too close to a HUGE puddle of water just as a bus came zipping past.
  • My e-mail domain expired on Saturday and muggins here hadn't renewed it… doh!

Origen

mid 19th century: perhaps a use of the surname Muggins, with allusion to mug1.

Words that rhyme with muggins

Huggins, juggins

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Palabra del día emulous
Pronunciación: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something