high-muck-a-muck high-muck-a-muck

Definition(s):

  • (n) an arrogant or conceited person of importance

Usage(s):

  • Alaskan settlers corrupted a powerful drink of the Hutsnuwu Indians into hooch, changed hiu muckamuck, the Chinook words meaning "plenty to eat," into a high-muck-a-muck, a .
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