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  1. [noun] a state of confusion and disorderliness; "the house was a mess"; "she smoothed the mussiness of the bed"
    Synonyms: iness, muss, mussiness

  2. [noun] informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
    Synonyms: fix, hole, jam, muddle, pickle, kettle of fish

  3. [noun] soft semiliquid food; "a mess of porridge"

  4. [noun] a meal eaten by service personnel

  5. [noun] a (large) military dining room where service personnel eat or relax
    Synonyms: hall

  6. [noun] (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty"
    Synonyms: batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mickle, mint, muckle, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad, whole lot, whole slew

  7. [verb] eat in a mess hall

  8. [verb] make a mess of or create disorder in; "He messed up his room"
    Synonyms: up

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