[ muhd-er ]
/ ˈmʌd ər /


a racehorse able to perform well on a wet, muddy track.
an athlete who performs well in muddy conditions.

Nearby words

  1. mud-flap,
  2. mud-wrestling,
  3. mudanjiang,
  4. mudcap,
  5. mudcat,
  6. muddle,
  7. muddle along,
  8. muddle through,
  9. muddled,
  10. muddlehead

Origin of mudder

First recorded in 1900–05; mud + -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for mudder

Word Origin and History for mudder



"horse that runs well in muddy conditions," 1903, from mud (n.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper