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  1. hugger-mugger

    • IPA[ˈhʌɡəmʌɡə]

    英式

    • adj.
      confused; disorderly;secret; clandestine
    • n.
      disorder or confusion;secrecy or secretive behaviour
    • noun: hugger-mugger

    • 釋義

    形容詞

    名詞

    • 1. disorder or confusion the vast hugger-mugger of alleys
    • 2. secrecy or secretive behaviour he declared war on hugger-mugger and conspiracy, clandestine deals sealed in back rooms
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    • IPA[ˈhəɡərˌməɡər]

    美式

    • adj.
      confused; disorderly: a spirit of careless frivolity where all was hugger-mugger
    • n.
      confusion; muddle: the vast hugger-mugger of alleys

    Oxford American Dictionary