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[moo-choh] /ˈmu tʃoʊ/ Slang.
much or many:
They're under mucho stress.
to a great extent or degree; very:
The recipe is mucho easy for the kids to make.
a great quantity, measure, or degree:
Your friendship means mucho to me.
Origin of mucho
1870-75; < Spanish < Latin multus much, many Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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Examples from the Web for mucho
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  • “Mounseer, you are mucho welcomo to our bertho,” exclaimed Blake.

    Paul Gerrard W.H.G. Kingston
  • "mucho, mucho," sung out Bang, who meant by that that he was much obliged.

    Tom Cringle's Log Michael Scott
  • When they start the finca there is a feast, mucho talk and drinky.

    Kit Musgrave's Luck

    Harold Bindloss
  • But Toro showed "mucho fuego" before he was so neatly pierced in the medulla.

    Romantic Spain John Augustus O'Shea
  • Pedro has eyes, señor; an' Pedro, he weesh you ver' mucho luck.

    Bring Me His Ears Clarence E. Mulford
  • He weesh you so ver' mucho luck that per-rhaps he can get you past those customs.

    Bring Me His Ears Clarence E. Mulford
  • Big man-of-war come, big canoe, mucho hombres, come up river.

    The Cruise of the Frolic W.H.G. Kingston
  • mucho tiempo h vivan dos jvenes esposos en lugar muy apartado y rstico.

    A First Spanish Reader Erwin W. Roessler and Alfred Remy
  • No estuvo all mucho tiempo cuando oy un escandaloso aldabazo.

    A First Spanish Reader Erwin W. Roessler and Alfred Remy
  • Bang's "mucho mucho" even failed him, for he had only in his modesty got a thimbleful of brandy to qualify the olla podrida.

    Tom Cringle's Log Michael Scott
Contemporary definitions for mucho
adjective, adverb

You have mucho problems.



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Slang definitions & phrases for mucho



Very; a lot of: mucho dinero/wanting mucho nachos

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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