hug•ger-mug•gerPronunciation: (hug'ur-mug"ur), [key]
disorder or confusion; muddle.
secrecy; reticence: Why is there such hugger-mugger about the scheme?
secret or clandestine.
disorderly or confused.
to keep secret or concealed; hush up.
to act secretly.
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