Muss definition

mŭs
To rumple, tousle or make (something) untidy.
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(obsolete) A term of endearment.

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To make messy or untidy; rumple.
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A state of disorder; a mess.
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(informal) A mess; disorder.

Done without muss or fuss.

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(dial.) A squabble; row; commotion.
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(informal) To make messy or disordered; disarrange.
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Origin of muss

  • Probably alteration of mess

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Compare Middle English mus (“a mouse”). See mouse.

    From Wiktionary