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Definitions of hugger-mugger:
- noun: a state of confusion; ritual accompanied by complicated and purposeless activity that obscures and confuses
Example: "He engaged in the hugger-mugger of international finance"
- adjective: in utter disorder
- adjective: conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods
- adverb: in secrecy
Example: "They did it all hugger-mugger"
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