Definition of Lord Muck in English:

Lord Muck


  • A haughty or socially pretentious man.

    • ‘With staff to milk the cows and break in the race-horses, he is free to prepare himself for his illustrious future - principally by poncing about like Lord Muck.’
    • ‘They have never done a day's building work in their lives, and when they come to visit the site they ponce around like Lord Muck.’
    • ‘Gapping for the school leaver, or for the newly minted graduate, is what the grand tour was for young Lord Muck in the 18th century.’
    • ‘He knew exactly where his bed was and laid on it like Lord Muck, and seemed quite astonished when we told him to get off the sofa!’