Also called mulligan stew . a stew containing meat, vegetables, etc., especially one made of any available ingredients.
Golf. a shot not counted against the score, permitted in unofficial play to a player whose previous shot was poor.
Other definitions for Mulligan (2 of 2)
Gerald Joseph "Gerry"; "Jeru", 1927–96, U.S. jazz saxophonist, bandleader, and composer.
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How to use mulligan in a sentence
In An Education, Molina plays the father of mulligan’s character Jenny.
Anyway, mulligan in my mind is already an Oscar winner for An Education — a movie which had much better Best Picture chances than Promising Young Woman does.
mulligan responded to the reviewer’s critique of her movie, which included a discussion of her appearance, which is well within her right.
Plenty of programs have earned a mulligan in 2020, and the Orange is at or near the top of the list.College football winners and losers for Week 12: Northwestern on track for Big Ten title game | Patrick Stevens | November 22, 2020 | Washington Post
mulligan joined Guardian in 2008, in the midst of the Great Recession.
Last time I was on, it was myself, Carey mulligan, DeNiro, and Sylvester Stallone.Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill on ‘22 Jump Street,’ Penis Kissing, and Julie Andrews’s Boobs | Kevin Fallon | June 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
mulligan and Timberlake may be stars, but the Coens leave them admirably unbuffed.
Davis also makes his friend Jean (Carey mulligan) pregnant: she is both furious with him, but also empathizes with him.
mulligan's character is shacked up with Justin Timberlake, who—in the spirit of the film—delivers a subtly effective performance.
The next couch Llewyn crashes on belongs to Jim Berkey (Justin Timberlake) and his wife Jean (Carey mulligan).Fact Vs. Fiction in ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’: The Real Story of Folk is Far Less Dejected Than the Movie | Jimmy So | December 4, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Th' on'y bi-ography I care about is th' one mulligan th' stone-cutter will chop out f'r me.
I like mulligan's style, f'r he's no flatthrer, an' he has wan model iv bi-ography that he uses f'r old an' young, rich an' poor.
Except that I thought he had a feelin' iv respect f'r me an' none at all f'r mulligan.
mulligan caused th' throuble be havin' money in th' first place an' takin' it out in th' second place.
To-day I read in th' pa-apers an appeal to th' good sense iv mulligan, th' tailor.
British Dictionary definitions for mulligan (1 of 2)
US and Canadian a stew made from odds and ends of food
British Dictionary definitions for Mulligan (2 of 2)
Gerry, full name Gerald Joseph Mulligan. 1927–96, US jazz saxophonist, who pioneered the cool jazz style of the 1950s
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