muckle


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muckle

(ˈmʌkəl)
adj
large; much
adv
much; greatly
[dialect variant of mickle]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.muckle - (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extentmuckle - (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"
large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity - an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude
deluge, flood, inundation, torrent - an overwhelming number or amount; "a flood of requests"; "a torrent of abuse"
haymow - a mass of hay piled up in a barn for preservation
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In yon great, muckle house, with all these domestics, upper and under, show yourself as nice, as circumspect, as quick at the conception, and as slow of speech as any.
LAW firm Muckle LLP has received national recognition for its work in the local community at the annual LawWorks ceremony in London.
Allison Muckle, the owner of Rowantree Farms just outside of Sudbury, has been hired as the local co-ordinator for the Northern Ontario arm of FarmStart, which is now more than halfway into a two-and-a-half-year pilot project to test the organization's principles in the North.
Pickle or puckle, of course, means the opposite of mickle or muckle - a little of something.
Orthopaedic surgeon David Muckle - who worked first in Oxford, then at Middlesbrough General Hospital and later James Cook University Hospital - wrote more than 200 published articles.
Anglesey man Peter Muckle has been inspired to create the unique piece of kit because donkeys are often the only mode of transport for heavily pregnant women in remote villages who need to get down to a hospital to give birth.
PENSIONER Peter Muckle was knocked unconscious when a skydiver landed on him at a country show.
Contact: Sonia Muckle of Jive Records, 212-824-1370
NEWCASTLE law firm Muckle LLP remains confident of future growth despite a dip in turnover.
COMMERCIAL law rm Muckle LLP has announced the promotion of three lawyers within its banking, commercial and construction teams.
MUCKLE LLP are delighted to be a sponsor of these awards.