noun. a photograph of someone's face (especially one made for police records).
- mug file
- mug shot
Example sentences of the word mugshot
1. Noun, singular or mass
The mugshot would still be public record but people would have to file an information request to see it.
2. Noun, plural
To find your mugshot through official channels, if available, provide a few basic pieces of information, such as where you were arrested and your name.
Going forward, you may find it much harder to find a mugshot online.