muzjik


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mu·zhik

also mou·jik or mu·jik or mu·zjik  (mo͞o-zhēk′, -zhĭk′)
n.
A Russian peasant.

[Russian, from muzh, man; see man- in Indo-European roots.]
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Noun1.muzjik - a Russian peasant (especially prior to 1917)muzjik - a Russian peasant (especially prior to 1917)
bucolic, peasant, provincial - a country person
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The highest number of points that can be scored on the first go in an English language game is 128 - with MUZJIKS (Russian peasants).
The highest possible score a player can get on a first turn is for the word MUZJIKS (128 points).
The highest number of points that can be scored on the first go, with bonuses, in an English language game is 128 - Muzjiks - which means Russian peasants