What does the word muck mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Mucky.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: noun

  • Moist manure; filth.

Usage examples for muck

  1. He noted now that in all cases no chaparral grew up through the muck that had been thrown out. – The Heritage of the Hills by Arthur P. Hankins
  2. That is, unless they run 'igh in silver- he picked up a chunk of the ore from the muck pile where it had been deposited and studied it intently- but I don't see any pure silver sticking out in this stuff. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper