verb (used with object)
Origin of muss
Examples from the Web for muss
Not a lot of fuss and muss here, just good taste and great songs.
What is sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander (Was also dem Einen recht ist, muss dem Andern billig sein).The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume III (of 3)|Alexander Wheelock Thayer
A final signal was being prepared, "Muss Sieg von Lissa werden!"Famous Sea Fights|John Richard Hale
The boss-lady was welcome at any time, but woe to the others who tried to muss up his kitchen.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
Word Origin for muss
"to make untidy," 1837, probably a variant of mess in its sense of "disorder." Earlier (1830) as a noun meaning "disturbance." Related: Mussed; mussing.