muggy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mugga (drizzle, mist).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmʌɡi/
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  • Rhymes: -ʌɡi

Adjective[edit]

muggy (comparative muggier, superlative muggiest)

  1. (Of the weather, air, etc) Humid, or hot and humid.
    Synonyms: close, oppressive, sticky, sultry
  2. (obsolete) Wet or mouldy.
    muggy straw

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