What is the pronunciation of mess?
English definition of “mess”
B1 [S or U] Something or someone that is a mess, or is in a mess, looks dirty or untidy: He makes a terrible mess when he's cooking. Jem's house is always in a mess. Go and clear up that mess in the kitchen. Ian can't stand mess. I look a mess - I can't go out like this! My hair's such a mess today!Dirt and untidiness › [C] an animal's solid waste: Fido left another mess on the carpet.Excrement and its excretion
B2 [S] a situation that is full of problems: She said that her life was a mess. I got myself into a mess by telling a lie. The company's finances are in a mess.Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters › [S] a person whose life is full of problems they cannot deal with: After the divorce he was a real mess and drinking too much.FailuresAccidents and disastersHigher and lower points of achievement make a mess of sth (also mess sth up) › to do something badly or spoil something: I've made a real mess of my exams.Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishingFailing and doing badly