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Adjective: murky (murkier,murkiest)  mur-kee
  1. (of liquids) clouded as with sediment
    "murky waters";
    - cloudy, muddy, mirky [archaic], turbid
  2. Dark or gloomy
    "murky rooms lit by smoke-blackened lamps"; "a murky dungeon";
    - mirky [archaic]
  3. Deliberately unclear; unclear in a dishonest or bad way

Derived forms: murkiest, murkier

See also: opaque, shaded