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British English: /mʌk/
American English: /mək/

Translation of muck in German:


  • 2 [informal] (anything disgusting)
    Dreck Mask. [informal]
    (liquid) Brühe Fem. [informal] [pejorative]
    covered in muck
    verdreckt [informal]
  • 3 [informal] (defamatory remarks, nonsense)
    Mist Mask. [informal]
    Dreck Mask. [informal]

transitive verb

Phrasal verbs

muck about

muck around (British English) [informal]
herumalbern [informal]
2 (tinker)
herumfummeln (with an) + Dat.
herumstreifen od. umherstreifen in + Dat. [informal] (Stadt, Straße)
2muck somebody about or around
jemanden verarschen [vulgar]
the bank really mucked us about
es war ein ewiges Hin und Her mit der Bank [informal]

muck in

mit zugreifen od. mit anpacken (with bei)

muck out

ausmisten (Stall)
aufräumen (Haus, Garage, Zimmer)

muck up

1 (British English) [informal] (bungle) muck it up
Mist bauen [informal]
2 (make dirty)
einsauen [vulgar]
3 [informal] (spoil)
vermasseln [slang] muck-up
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