hugger mugger

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Verb1.hugger mugger - act stealthily or secretively
behave, act, do - behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself; "You should act like an adult"; "Don't behave like a fool"; "What makes her do this way?"; "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"
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Companies Mentioned in this Report: Barefoot Yoga, Gaiam, Jade Yoga, Manduka, Adidas, Body Solid, Hugger Mugger, La Vie Boheme Yoga, Nike, prAna, ProForm, SPRI, YogaDirect.
The titles may be mostly united in their word play - Hugger Mugger, Hocus Pocus and Nitty Gritty among them - but the moods are much more varied.
Although the fact the complex is newly completed, it has that hugger mugger character of a historic cluster of structures that has evolved over time.
They were the home front in the war against terror and anyone who objected must be an enemy of the state and hugger mugger with Osama Bin Laden.