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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mushmʌʃ or, esp. for 2-5 , mʊʃ(n.)

  1. a thick mixture made by boiling meal, esp. cornmeal, in water or milk.

  2. any thick, soft mass.

  3. mawkish sentimentality or amorousness.

  4. (v.t.)to squeeze or crush; crunch.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of mush:

1665–75, Amer.

mushmʌʃ(v.i.)

  1. to go or travel, esp. over snow with a dog team and sled.

  2. (interj.)(used as an order to start or speed up a dog team)

  3. (n.)a trip or journey, esp. across snow with a dog team.

Origin of mush:

1895–1900; perh. orig. as mush on! < CanF, F marchons! let's go!; see march1

mush′er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. musher(noun)

    a traveler who drives (or travels with) a dog team

Wiktionary

  1. musher(Noun)

    One who travels by dogsled, especially in a race.

Anagrams of musher

  1. rheums

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