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muggle

Anyone who is not knowledgeable about or skilled in some particular area of interest or expertise. Based on the term coined by J.K. Rowling in her Harry Potter series, in which it refers to a non-magical person. After being at an anime convention all weekend long, it's always a bit daunting having to go back to work on Monday and be surrounded by muggles again. My father-in-law is a total muggle when it comes to computers.

muggles

obsolete slang Marijuana. I'm looking to score some muggles—could you hook me up?

muggle

n. someone ignorant about computers, programming, or hacking. (From the name for nonsorcerers in the Harry Potter series of books.) This software is great for muggles. It’s also drool-proof.

muggles

n. marijuana. (From the early twentieth century. Long before Harry Potter.) Where can I score some of that muggles?
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Released on Tuesday, the film's new trailer takes Muggles and no-majs back to the wizarding world's Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, where young Dumbledore (Jude Law in the Harry Potter prequels) enlists alumnus Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) to take down the dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp).
Open to all Muggles, wizards and witches alike, it's the Harry Potter and the Great Hogwarts Halloween!
We expect this event to be hugely popular with budding wizards and muggles alike, so please book early to avoid disappointment," organisers add.
Due to his outspoken views in support of Muggles, or non-magical folk, the Potters were excluded from the Sacred Twenty-Eight - the 28 British families that were still "truly pure-blood" by the 1930s.
Here are some of the best Harry Potter collectors items sold in the past 20 years: Hogwarts acceptance letter A MUGGLE desperate for a piece of wizarding history got his hands on a Hogwarts acceptance letter for PS6,000.
To add to the urgency, a band of fanatical No-Majs, the US version of Muggles, want to wage war on the wizards.
Foodie delights such as Bertie Botts, jelly bean cakes, chocolate wizard hats and a golden snitch cake pleased all the muggle guests.
Tomorrow muggles can head for Middlesbrough Library which will be transformed into the Hogwarts Great Hall for a Harry Potter fun day between 12pm and 4pm to enjoy fun and games including magic shows, a Care of Magical Creatures lesson with owls, snakes, rats and spiders from Kirkleatham Owl Centre and crafts to make and potions to create.
I definitely would not; the death eaters ran a ministry of oppression -- from the "Magic is Might" statue of the naked muggles being used to support the robed wizard, to the brutal treatment of muggle born students at Hogwarts.
According to Wikipedia, Muggles are the ordinary majority without any magical abilities.
As Amazon put it in a press release, "Owning a Kindle just got a whole lot better for magic-loving Muggles.
To set the scene, the Ministry of Magic has been dissolved and taken over by what can best be described as ultra conservatives who want to see muggles (humans with no magic powers) wiped off the earth.
It is played on brooms and can be enjoyed by wizards and Muggles (non-magic folk) alike," Bedding said.
According to Milner, Harry's world of magic - and especially the elite public school setting of the Hogwarts school of wizardry - offer a means of resistance against a triumphant middle-class represented by the non-magic Muggles.
Yet there are still critics of the boy wizard, down in the mouth muggles who believe that Pottermania prevents other books getting the kind of recognition they deserve.