muck out

To clean the excrement and other rubbish from the area where an animal is kept, such as a horse stable or a dog kennel.

Could you muck out Tobys stable, please?


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  • muck out — ˌmuck ˈout [intransitive/transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they muck out he/she/it mucks out present participle mucking out past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • muck out — phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms muck out : present tense I/you/we/they muck out he/she/it mucks out present participle mucking out past tense mucked out past participle mucked out to clean a place or building where farm animals… …   English dictionary

  • muck out — PHRASAL VERB If you muck out a stable or a farm animal s home, you clean out all the faeces and old hay. [BRIT] [V P n (not pron)] He stamped off to muck out the pigsty... [V P] Here s how to muck out. [Also V n P] …   English dictionary

  • muck out — phr verb Muck out is used with these nouns as the object: ↑stall …   Collocations dictionary

  • muck out — clean out the mud or filth (i.e. from a barn, mine, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • muck out —  Clean (a place) …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • muck something out — ˌmuck ˈout | ˌmuck sthˈout derived to clean out the place where an animal lives • Part of her job was to muck out the stables. Main entry: ↑muckderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • muck — muck, v. i. To excavate and remove muck[5]. Often used with out, as, to muck out a round. [RDH] . . . Inco is still much more advanced than other mining companies. He says that the LKAB mine in Sweden is the closest rival. He predicts that, by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • muck — ► NOUN 1) dirt or rubbish. 2) manure. ► VERB 1) (muck up) informal spoil. 2) (muck about/around) Brit. informal behave in a silly or aimless way. 3) ( …   English terms dictionary

  • muck — muck1 [mʌk] n [U] informal [Date: 1200 1300; Origin: Probably from a Scandinavian language] 1.) dirt, mud, or another sticky substance that makes something dirty ▪ Come on, let s wipe that muck off your face. 2.) BrE waste matter from animals,… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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