muddy

  • 1 Muddy — Mud dy, a. [Compar. {Muddier}; superl. {Muddiest}.] 1. Abounding in mud; besmeared or dashed with mud; as, a muddy road or path; muddy boots. [1913 Webster] 2. Turbid with mud; as, muddy water. [1913 Webster] 3. Consisting of mud or earth; gross; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Muddy — may refer to: Something covered in mud Places Several places in the United States: Muddy, Illinois Muddy, Montana Other Muddy Waters, blues musician Muddy Mole, the main character of the video game, Mole Mania See also All pages beginning with… …

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  • 3 Muddy — Muddy, MT U.S. Census Designated Place in Montana Population (2000): 627 Housing Units (2000): 160 Land area (2000): 28.561963 sq. miles (73.975142 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 28.561963 sq.… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 4 muddy — [mud′ē] adj. muddier, muddiest 1. full of or spattered with mud 2. a) not clear; containing sediment; cloudy [muddy coffee] b) not light or bright; dull [a muddy complexion] 3. confused, obscure, vague …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Muddy, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 78 Housing Units (2000): 39 Land area (2000): 0.262714 sq. miles (0.680427 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.262714 sq. miles (0.680427 sq. km) FIPS… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 6 Muddy, MT — U.S. Census Designated Place in Montana Population (2000): 627 Housing Units (2000): 160 Land area (2000): 28.561963 sq. miles (73.975142 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 28.561963 sq. miles… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 7 muddy — ► ADJECTIVE (muddier, muddiest) 1) covered in, full of, or reminiscent of mud. 2) clouded; not bright or clear. ► VERB (muddies, muddied) 1) cause to become muddy. 2) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 Muddy — Mud dy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Muddied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Muddying}.] 1. To soil with mud; to dirty; to render turbid. [1913 Webster] 2. (Fig.): To cloud; to make dull or heavy; to confuse. Grew. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Muddy — (spr. Moddi, M. Creek), 1) Name mehrer Flüsse in den Nordamerikanischen Freistaaten, Nebenflüsse des Mississippi, des Susquehanna, des Monangahela, des Ohio, des Seneca u.a.; 2) so v.w. Mundavi, s.u. Cutch …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 10 muddy — index opaque, pollute, unclear Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 muddy — *turbid, roily Analogous words: murky, gloomy, obscure, *dark: confused, muddled, addle (see CONFUSE): *dirty, filthy, foul, nasty, squalid Contrasted words: *clear, transparent, translucent, lucid, limpid …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 muddy — [adj] dark and cloudy addled, bemired, bespattered, black, blurred, boggy*, caked, confused, dingy, dirty, dull, filthy, flat, foul, fuzzy, gloomy, greasy, grimy, grubby*, gummy*, gunky*, hazy, impure, indistinct, marshy, miry, mucky*, obscure,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 muddy — mud|dy1 [ˈmʌdi] adj 1.) covered with mud or containing mud ▪ Take your boots off outside if they re muddy. ▪ the muddy waters of the lake 2.) confused and not clear ▪ On the issue of education, the difference between the two parties is muddy. 3.) …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 muddy — [[t]mʌ̱di[/t]] muddier, muddiest, muddies, muddying, muddied 1) ADJ GRADED Something that is muddy contains mud or is covered in mud. ...a muddy track... The ground was still very muddy. ...his muddy boots. 2) VERB If you muddy something, you… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 muddy — I UK [ˈmʌdɪ] / US adjective Word forms muddy : adjective muddy comparative muddier superlative muddiest * 1) covered with mud, or full of mud muddy boots 2) dull in colour II UK [ˈmʌdɪ] / US verb [transitive] Word forms muddy : present tense… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 muddy — 1. adjective 1) muddy ground Syn: waterlogged, boggy, marshy, swampy, squishy, mucky, slimy, spongy, wet, soft, heavy; archaic quaggy 2) muddy shoes Syn: mud caked …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 17 muddy — I. adjective (muddier; est) Date: 15th century 1. morally impure ; base 2. a. full of or covered with mud b. characteristic or suggestive of mud < a muddy flavor > < muddy colors > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 muddy — {{11}}muddy (adj.) late 13c., from MUD (Cf. mud) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Big Muddy in reference to the Missouri or Mississippi rivers is first recorded 1825. {{12}}muddy (v.) to make muddy, c.1600, from MUDDY (Cf. muddy) (adj.). Related: Muddied;… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 19 muddy — adjective muddier, muddiest 1 covered with mud or containing mud: the muddy banks of the river | Take your boots off outside if they re muddy. 2 colours that are muddy are dull 3 confused and not clear: muddy thinking muddiness noun (U) 2 verb… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 Muddy — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Muddy (Illinois) Muddy (Montana) La rivière Muddy, qui coule au sud du Nevada, au sud ouest des États Unis. Muddy Waters, musicien de blues. Muddy Mole,… …

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