[ muhd-gahrd ]
/ ˈmʌdˌgɑrd /
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Words nearby mudguard
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Example sentences from the Web for mudguard
Also a woman backed her donkey cart into us at Annecy and put another dent in our mudguard, which was somehow discouraging.The Car That Went Abroad|Albert Bigelow Paine
They shake hands and embrace, and the cabman cuts another notch in his mudguard, and gets back on the seat and drives on.Europe Revised|Irvin S. Cobb
British Dictionary definitions for mudguard
/ (ˈmʌdˌɡɑːd) /
a curved part of a motorcycle, bicycle, etc, attached above the wheels to reduce the amount of water or mud thrown up by themUS and Canadian name: fender
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