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  Words related to mess

Related / Similar Words: mess hall, batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mickle, mint, muckle, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad, whole lot, whole slew, fix, hole, jam, muddle, pickle, kettle of fish, messiness, muss, mussiness, mess up

 

Definition:
  • a (large) military dining room where service personnel eat or relax;
  • a meal eaten by service personnel;
  • soft semiliquid food; "a mess of porridge";
  • (often followed by `of'') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty";
  • informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage";
  • a state of confusion and disorderliness; "the house was a mess"; "she smoothed the mussiness of the bed";
  • make a mess of or create disorder in; "He messed up his room";
  • eat in a mess hall;

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    Hyponyms: officer's mess, flood, inundation, deluge, torrent, dog's breakfast, dog's dinner

     

    Derivational Morphology: jam, jampack, ram, chock up, cram, wad, throng, mob, pack, pile, heap, muss, tussle, mess up, messiness, mussiness, mess hall

     

    Anagrams: seem

     

     
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