muckamuck


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muck·a·muck

 (mŭk′ə-mŭk′) also muck·e·ty-muck (mŭk′ə-tē-)
n. Slang
A high muckamuck.

[Short for high muckamuck.]

muckamuck

(ˈmʌkəˌmʌk)
n
(Cookery) food
vb
(Cookery) (intr) to consume food; eat
[Chinook Jargon]

muckamuck


Past participle: muckamucked
Gerund: muckamucking

Imperative
muckamuck
muckamuck
Present
I muckamuck
you muckamuck
he/she/it muckamucks
we muckamuck
you muckamuck
they muckamuck
Preterite
I muckamucked
you muckamucked
he/she/it muckamucked
we muckamucked
you muckamucked
they muckamucked
Present Continuous
I am muckamucking
you are muckamucking
he/she/it is muckamucking
we are muckamucking
you are muckamucking
they are muckamucking
Present Perfect
I have muckamucked
you have muckamucked
he/she/it has muckamucked
we have muckamucked
you have muckamucked
they have muckamucked
Past Continuous
I was muckamucking
you were muckamucking
he/she/it was muckamucking
we were muckamucking
you were muckamucking
they were muckamucking
Past Perfect
I had muckamucked
you had muckamucked
he/she/it had muckamucked
we had muckamucked
you had muckamucked
they had muckamucked
Future
I will muckamuck
you will muckamuck
he/she/it will muckamuck
we will muckamuck
you will muckamuck
they will muckamuck
Future Perfect
I will have muckamucked
you will have muckamucked
he/she/it will have muckamucked
we will have muckamucked
you will have muckamucked
they will have muckamucked
Future Continuous
I will be muckamucking
you will be muckamucking
he/she/it will be muckamucking
we will be muckamucking
you will be muckamucking
they will be muckamucking
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been muckamucking
you have been muckamucking
he/she/it has been muckamucking
we have been muckamucking
you have been muckamucking
they have been muckamucking
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been muckamucking
you will have been muckamucking
he/she/it will have been muckamucking
we will have been muckamucking
you will have been muckamucking
they will have been muckamucking
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been muckamucking
you had been muckamucking
he/she/it had been muckamucking
we had been muckamucking
you had been muckamucking
they had been muckamucking
Conditional
I would muckamuck
you would muckamuck
he/she/it would muckamuck
we would muckamuck
you would muckamuck
they would muckamuck
Past Conditional
I would have muckamucked
you would have muckamucked
he/she/it would have muckamucked
we would have muckamucked
you would have muckamucked
they would have muckamucked
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muckamuck

noun
Slang. An important, influential person:
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Whenever I hear grampa talk like that, high muckamuck, sitkum dollah, I think he's sliding Chinese words into English words, just to have a little fun.
In 1978, for example, an important political sequence was initiated surrounding the Muckamuck Restaurant dispute, in which feminist, trade union, and First Nations working-class activists sustained a three-year strike and picket action at the site of their former employer.
Specifically, SORWUC's experiences organizing workers at Bimini pub and Muckamuck restaurant in British Columbia demonstrate that although its alternative structure and strategies aided organizing and strike efforts, these factors made little difference in the union's dealings with the labour relations boards and the courts: in both cases, the action or inaction of the state ultimately determined the outcome.
Pius precisement, les experiences du SORWUC d'organiser les travailleurs au pub Bimini et au restaurant Muckamuck en ColombieBritannique demontrent que, bien que sa structure et ses strategies alternatives ont aide les efforts d'organisation et de greve, ces facteurs ont fait peu de difference dans les relations du syndicat avec les commissions des relations de travail et les tribunaux : dans les deux cas, l'action ou l'inaction de l'Etat en fin de compte a determine le resultat.
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Despite the rancor and despite the blowback, the former state Democratic Party chair and current Hillary high muckamuck strongly implies in a BlueHampshire.
The muckamuck come and go at all hours of the day, passing in front of our glass-walled center.
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McKay, "New Kind," 124; Steven High, "Native Wage Labour and Independent Production during the 'Era of Irrelevance,"' Labour/Le Travail, 37 (Spring 1996), 243-64; Janet Mary Nichol, "'Unions Aren't Native': The Muckamuck Restaurant Labour Dispute, Vancouver, B.
Janet Mary Nicol, " `Unions Aren't Native': The Muckamuck Restaurant Labour Dispute Vancouver, B.
1) Ethel was an employee at the Muckamuck restaurant in Vancouver, British Columbia when its First Nations workers decided to organize into an independent feminist union in 1978 and subsequently struck for a first contract against white American owners.