Definition of huggermugger:
Synonyms for huggermugger:
I remember her saying that, though her father was a very hard- worked doctor, and often had to take meals quickly and at odd times, he made it an absolute rule, no matter how busy he was, never to get into a rush, or be fussed, or do things in a huggermugger way.- "The Adventure of Living", John St. Loe Strachey.
- "Carnival", Compton Mackenzie.
The reply to the invitation, in the domain of applied ethics, is the revived and reinforced Sklavenmoral that besets all of us of English speech- the huggermugger morality of timorous, whining, unintelligent and unimaginative men- envy turned into law, cowardice sanctified, stupidity made noble, Puritanism.- "A Book of Prefaces", H. L. Mencken.