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Meaning of "mugwumpish" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MUGWUMPISH

mugwumpish  [ˈmʌɡˌwʌmpɪʃ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MUGWUMPISH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mugwumpish is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES MUGWUMPISH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of mugwumpish in the English dictionary

The definition of mugwumpish in the dictionary is like or resembling a neutral or independent person, esp in politics.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MUGWUMPISH


blimpish
ˈblɪmpɪʃ
clumpish
ˈklʌmpɪʃ
dampish
ˈdæmpɪʃ
dumpish
ˈdʌmpɪʃ
frumpish
ˈfrʌmpɪʃ
gampish
ˈɡæmpɪʃ
glumpish
ˈɡlʌmpɪʃ
grumpish
ˈɡrʌmpɪʃ
impish
ˈɪmpɪʃ
lumpish
ˈlʌmpɪʃ
mumpish
ˈmʌmpɪʃ
plumpish
ˈplʌmpɪʃ
rompish
ˈrɒmpɪʃ
scampish
ˈskæmpɪʃ
swampish
ˈswɒmpɪʃ
trampish
ˈtræmpɪʃ
vampish
ˈvæmpɪʃ
wampish
ˈwɒmpɪʃ
wimpish
ˈwɪmpɪʃ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MUGWUMPISH

mugful
mugga
muggar
mugged
muggee
mugger
muggier
muggiest
muggily
mugginess
mugging
muggins
muggle
muggur
muggy
Mughal
mugwort
mugwump
mugwumpery
mugwumpism

WORDS THAT END LIKE MUGWUMPISH

apish
cheapish
guttersnipish
Lappish
mopish
papish
pish
popish
poppish
quippish
raspish
sharpish
sheepish
snappish
steepish
trollopish
uppish
waspish
will-o-the-wispish
wispish

Synonyms and antonyms of mugwumpish in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «mugwumpish» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MUGWUMPISH

Find out the translation of mugwumpish to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of mugwumpish from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «mugwumpish» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

mugwumpish
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

mugwumpish
570 millions of speakers

English

mugwumpish
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

mugwumpish
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

mugwumpish
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

mugwumpish
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mugwumpish
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

mugwumpish
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mugwumpish
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mugwumpish
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mugwumpish
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

mugwumpish
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

mugwumpish
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mugwumpish
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mugwumpish
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

mugwumpish
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मुगुटुंबिश
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

mugwumpish
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mugwumpish
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mugwumpish
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

mugwumpish
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mugwumpish
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

mugwumpish
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mugwumpish
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mugwumpish
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

mugwumpish
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mugwumpish

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MUGWUMPISH»

The term «mugwumpish» is barely ever used and occupies the 201.986 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MUGWUMPISH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mugwumpish

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MUGWUMPISH»

Discover the use of mugwumpish in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mugwumpish and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
News and the British World: The Emergence of an Imperial ...
... dine with him immediately afterwards'.55 Leopold Amery similarly warned Geoffrey Robinson, prior to his appointment as Times Johannesburg correspondent, that he should avoid exaggerated language that would offend the 'mugwumpish' ...
Simon James Potter, 2003
2
Reinventing "The People": The Progressive Movement, the ...
... from the mugwumpish Municipal Association. Elected mayor in 1895 as a Republican, McKisson saw the Hanna machine turn against him and support his Democratic opponent in 1899. To further disorganize matters, the Democrat- inclined ...
Shelton Stromquist, 2006
3
You Can't Kill the Multiverse: But You Can Mess With its Head
“Uhh, no,on second thought, coffeeputs myarms tosleep.I'dlike –” Blunt consulted the menu, “uhh...mugwump juice?” Malvoncellious' eyes grewbigger shookhis head. “No...no, I'm not andhe emphatically feeling very...mugwumpish today.
Ira Nayman, 2014
4
The American Evasion of Philosophy: A Genealogy of Pragmatism
... the organization of collective insurgency. As C. Wright Mills notes, this insight partly explains why Dewey has been rather liberally mugwumpish in politics, and why "action" is not linked with a sizable organization, a movement, a party with a  ...
Cornel West, 1989
5
Tom Mann's Memoirs
But they need not fear, timid souls! They may still propitiate plutocratic opinion by disclaiming identification with the virile fighting force that is already lifting the working class out of the bogs and quagmires of mugwumpish parliamentarism.
Tom Mann, 2008
6
Being Salt: A Theology of an Ordered Church
This seemingly mugwumpish answer iswiser than itfirst appears, for practice does proceed, with reasons running along after. Furthermore, the practice endures long after the reasons are forgotten. Itis felicitous that our practices donot have ...
George R. Sumner
7
Hedge of Wild Almonds: South Africa, the Pro-Boers & the ...
(Butler Family Papers (5) PR 3483.) In May 1901 , the Midland News received a Dutch letter of thanks for not showing one side only. Another letter, however, said it had no backbone; it had always been 1 58 a thoroughly mugwumpish journal; ...
Hope Hay Hewison, 1989
8
Literary Criticisms of Law
The grand style of the generalist ended with the Civil War. To be sure, the old model of the lawyer as cultural statesman may have survived in a rather mugwumpish way. But if the lawyer represented cultural values, it was no longer as the ...
Guyora Binder, Robert Weisberg, 2000
9
American Feminism and the Birth of New Age Spirituality: ...
In Whiting's treatment, the great abolitionist and passionately egalitarian labor reformer — arguably the last patrician influenced by republicanism — became a mugwumpish devotee of service engaged in the patronizing politics of moral uplift.
Catherine Tumber, 2002
10
Henry Adams
Clover and Henry reached his bedside in Cambridge almost as rapidly as her Sunday letter, which bubbled with news of the "Mugwumpish tendencies" of Cleveland's appointments. She stayed on with the anxious family to help nurse the old ...
Ernest Samuels, 1989

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Mugwumpish [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mugwumpish>. Nov 2019 ».
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