See also: Murky
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- Rhymes: -ɜː(r)ki
- Hard to see through, as a fog or mist.
- 1837, “Boz” [pseudonym; Charles Dickens], “The Streets by Night”, in Sketches by Boz: Illustrative of Every-day Life, and Every-day People. The Second Series, 2nd edition, London: John Macrone, […], OCLC 905901972, page 19:
- The Streets of London, to be beheld in the very height of their glory, should be seen on a dark, dull, murky, winter's night, when there is just enough damp gently stealing down to make the pavement greasy without cleansing it of any of its impurities, […]
- Dark, dim, gloomy.
- Cloudy, indistinct, obscure.
- Dishonest, shady.
hard to see through
dark, dim, gloomy — see gloomy
cloudy, indistinct, obscure — see obscure
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