verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of muff
OTHER WORDS FROM muffmuffy, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for muff
The old man thought it was the ball, and he "muffed" the "Umpire's" head with his wash-bord.
Freshman teams were always rattled, and “muffed” their plays just at first.Betty Wales Freshman|Edith K. Dunton
In the first inning, Rodman played third until he had muffed two perfect throws, when Bunny shifted him to the outfield.The Boy Scouts of Lakeville High|Leslie W. Quirk
They certainly laced into me for further orders when I muffed a ball.Baseball Joe at Yale|Lester Chadwick
Pender got a life, when his high fly to third was muffed by Willis.Baseball Joe, Home Run King|Lester Chadwick