References in periodicals archive ?
So hugger-mugger were some senior SNP figures with Green councillors that a split wasn't in the script.
Spending all your time with your children, hugger-mugger in the metaphorical cave, does start to feel more "natural" after a while.
class="MsoNormalTRUMP MEETING class="MsoNormalSince then, Bechtel has been playing its cards well, lobbying through commercial diplomacy and a dash of financial hugger-mugger to see the deal through.
Quacksalver bogus medic; Ambodexter someone who takes bribes from both sides; Slug-a-bed couch potato; Awhape amazing; Dowsabel sweetheart; Rouzy-bouzy lager lout; Hugge to shudder or shake with fear or with cold; Swerk gloomy, troubled, or sad; Wasteheart to show grief, regret or disappointment; Momist a harsh critic; Stomaching full of resentment; Merry-go-sorry a mixture of joy and sorrow; Sillytonian gullible; Hugger-mugger someone who works in secret; Snout-fair good looking; Man-millinery male vanity; Tremblable dreadful; Coney to trick
More earthshakingly, the thing which has raised many eyebrows is that the President has issued the Ordinance in hugger-mugger. Astonishingly, such has been the situation that the limbs; the Election Commission, the law Ministry and the Prime Minster were kept clueless.
Seen from a cool, shady terrace and with a side order of cold beer, Grand Turk was a totally different experience from the hugger-mugger of downtown.
Tactics employed by crooks, described by the ECHO last month, included the 'hugger-mugger' approach, in which an offender embraces a stranger in an apparent show of affection while taking a mobile phone from their back pocket.
However much secret brotherhoods buttress their customs with ancient pedigrees and mysterious hugger-mugger, this book mostly paints them as pursuing the very mundane goals of fellowship, one-upmanship, fun, and practical connections.
Summary: A relic of medieval town planning, Paris in the early 1800s was a warren of tiny streets and hugger-mugger buildings.
It included such marvelously entertaining pulpy hugger-mugger as a genius who invents an impossible energy-generating machine that shuts down a corrupt statist government, which tries to fight back with a death ray built by a mad scientist.
His story "Young Goodman Brown" recounts a tale of satanic hugger-mugger in the forest, all entwined with the Calvinist dogmas of the early Puritans.
"It would have been grossly unfair, for example, to have these sat in a hugger-mugger way over the summer.